Monsoonal Moisture Remains Across the Southwest; Heat Endures for the South and West Coast

Heat concerns remain across portions of the South and West Coast where a few new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal moisture transport continues across areas of the Southwest into early next week and may generate flash flooding, especially near recent burn scars. Further east, showers and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front from the Plains to the Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.65 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 26 Jun 5:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 28. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 28. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a chance of snow showers between midnight and 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 49. South southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Jun 26, 2022
6pm MDT Jun 26, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 3, 2022
 
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