Heat Continues in the Northeast and Northwest U.S.; Areas of Flash Flooding In the Ohio Valley and Southwest

Dangerous heat will continue to impact portions of the interior Northwest and Northeast U.S. Some relief is expected by Wednesday for the Northeast. Monsoon showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region into the Great Basin this week. Thunderstorms, some severe, may produce excessive rainfall from the Ohio Valley to the Central Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.67 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 10 Aug 1:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Westcliffe CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Westcliffe CO
 38.07°N 105.54°W (Elev. 8819 ft)
11:42 pm MDT Aug 9, 2022
1am MDT Aug 10, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 16, 2022
 
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