Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

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

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 17 May 9:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Crestone CO

Fire Weather Watch May 19, 11:00am until May 19, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 20 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Crestone CO
 37.98°N 105.59°W (Elev. 13599 ft)
7:49 am MDT May 17, 2022
9am MDT May 17, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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