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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 23 Mar 8:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Alma CO

Winter Storm Watch March 24, 12:00am until March 24, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers before midnight, then snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers before midnight, then snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Alma CO
 39.33°N 106.1°W (Elev. 12756 ft)
7:14 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
8am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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