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.

Partly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed W 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.48 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 4:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny and
    Windy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.96°N 105.53°W (Elev. 11670 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Sep 18, 2021
5pm MDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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