Severe storms and Heavy Rain in the Upper Midwest; Fire Weather Threats in the West

Scattered severe storms capable of producing large hail and damaging winds are expected from Montana, the Dakotas, and into northwestern Montana; and in the South and Central High Plains. Heavy rain may produce flash flooding in portions of the Plains, especially, the North Plains; Mississippi Valley; Appalachians; and Deep South. Fire weather threats are Elevated for portions of Nevada. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Light Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.50 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:13 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSW Cuchara CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Low around 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSW Cuchara CO
 37.29°N 105.16°W (Elev. 11870 ft)
5:43 pm MDT Jul 4, 2020
6pm MDT Jul 4, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 11, 2020
 
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