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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

10°C

50°F

Humidity 11%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.59 in
Dewpoint -19°C (-2°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 Sep 5:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Westcliffe CO

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Light south wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind around 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Light south wind becoming west southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind around 20 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. South southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Westcliffe CO
 38.07°N 105.54°W (Elev. 2688 m)
3:46 am MDT Sep 27, 2022
5am MDT Sep 27, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 3, 2022
 
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