Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 8 May 4:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles E Crestone CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles E Crestone CO
 38°N 105.59°W (Elev. 12474 ft)
3:42 am MDT May 8, 2021
4am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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