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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Clear

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 30.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:47 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Idaho Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Idaho Springs CO
 39.74°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
5:33 am MST Jan 18, 2017
6am MST Jan 18, 2017-6pm MST Jan 24, 2017
 
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