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Afternoon and Evening Showers and Thunderstorms Continue Across Much of the Southwest

An active monsoon weather pattern will continue through Saturday across much of the southwestern U.S. Scattered afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms will bring locally excessive rainfall. Flash Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of the region. Some normally dry washes may have rapidly flowing water. Remember when encountering flooded roads: Turn around, don't drown!
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 20 mph
Barometer 30.73 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 1 Aug 2:14 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 3am and 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 8 to 11 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 3am and 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 8 to 11 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO
 39.64°N 105.81°W (Elev. 13199 ft)
7:57 pm MDT Jul 31, 2015
2am MDT Aug 1, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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