Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.61 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 18 Sep 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles N Blanca CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 27. East northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 40. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 28. South wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 47. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 27. East northeast wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 28. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 47. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles N Blanca CO
 37.58°N 105.52°W (Elev. 13133 ft)
7:53 am MDT Sep 18, 2021
10am MDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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