Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Much of the West; Summer-Like Warmth for Parts of the Central and Southwest U.S.

Unsettled conditions in the Southeast, Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Northwest will gradually improve this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of the Rockies, Plains, and Great Basin. Widespread above normal temperatures are anticipated over much of the Central and Southwest U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.41 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 9:18 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Poncha Springs CO

Red Flag Warning September 26, 11:00am until September 26, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Poncha Springs CO
 38.49°N 106.07°W (Elev. 9108 ft)
7:59 pm MDT Sep 25, 2020
9pm MDT Sep 25, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2020
 
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