Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair and Breezy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 38 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 9 Mar 12:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. North northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.62°W (Elev. 11650 ft)
12:43 am MST Mar 9, 2021
1am MST Mar 9, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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