Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Overcast with Haze

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 28 Jan 1:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ESE Crestone CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow before 3pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy blowing snow before 8am, then patchy blowing snow after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow before 3pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight.
Monday
Patchy blowing snow before 8am, then patchy blowing snow after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.94°N 105.58°W (Elev. 12211 ft)
1:07 pm MST Jan 28, 2023
1pm MST Jan 28, 2023-6pm MST Feb 3, 2023
 
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