Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

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 6 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 25 Jun 5:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Crestone CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 45. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers before 11pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 47. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 45. Light northeast wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain showers before 11pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 47. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Crestone CO
 38.05°N 105.62°W (Elev. 12067 ft)
3:46 am MDT Jun 25, 2021
5am MDT Jun 25, 2021-6pm MDT Jul 1, 2021
 
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