Severe Weather for the Upper Midwest Tuesday; Dangerous Heat Returns to the Southwest

Severe thunderstorms are expected over the Upper Midwest states Tuesday. Damaging wind gusts, large hail and a couple of tornadoes are possible, with the greatest threat expected from southern Minnesota into central Wisconsin. Excessive Heat Watches have been issued for portions of the Desert Southwest on Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

Lat: 37.5°NLon: 105.17°WElev: 10217ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.44 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 2 Jun 3:30 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of rain showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of rain showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
11:53 pm MDT Jun 1, 2020
3am MDT Jun 2, 2020-6pm MDT Jun 8, 2020
 
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