Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 14 Apr 1:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 19. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 12. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 16. North wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 19. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Low around 12. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 16. North wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Crestone CO
 38.03°N 105.59°W (Elev. 12156 ft)
1:03 pm MDT Apr 14, 2021
1pm MDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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