Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Oct 3:18 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW Red Wing CO

Winter Storm Warning October 25, 06:00pm until October 27, 12:00am
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Windy. Partly
    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow then
    Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog between 8pm and 10pm. Low around -4. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: -4 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of fog between 7am and 10am. High near 6. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas Fog

    High: 6 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy fog between 8pm and 10pm. Low around -4. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Monday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of fog between 7am and 10am. High near 6. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW Red Wing CO
 37.79°N 105.46°W (Elev. 11463 ft)
3:02 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
3pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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