Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains

A cold front in the southern Plains will produce heavy rain and a flooding threat in the Arklatex area. These storms are expected to sink southward and weaken over South Texas on Thursday, and produce some moderate to locally heavy rainfall across southern Texas through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

La Veta Mountain, La Veta Pass (KVTP)

Lat: 37.5° N Lon: 105.17° W Elev: 10217 ft.




Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 4 Oct 9:35 pm MDT
Detailed forecast for

Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft

Clear. Lows 25 to 33. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to up to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunny. Highs 41 to 54. West winds up to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 34. West winds around 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs 40 to 51. East winds around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 33. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Through Columbus Day
Mostly clear. Highs 44 to 57. Lows 27 to 37.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 27 to 36.
Sunny. Highs 44 to 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 36.
Mostly sunny with a 10 percent chance of snow showers. Highs 42 to 53.

Click Map For Forecast
219 PM MDT Wed Oct 4 2023

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database