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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

A Few Clouds

41°F

5°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 50.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 22 Feb 8:47 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Idaho Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light west wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light west wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light northwest. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Idaho Springs CO
 39.74°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
4:03 am MST Feb 22, 2017
9am MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Feb 28, 2017
 
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