Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Mount Evans CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light south southwest. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a light south southwest wind becoming west southwest 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 8pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming light south southwest. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a light south southwest wind becoming west southwest 12 to 17 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Mount Evans CO
 39.56°N 105.6°W (Elev. 12956 ft)
5:06 am MDT May 24, 2016
8am MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 30, 2016
 
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