Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fog

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.54 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 17 Aug 1:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Blanca CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 44. West wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Blanca CO
 37.59°N 105.49°W (Elev. 12900 ft)
1:27 am MDT Aug 17, 2022
2am MDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2022
 
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