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Active Weather Pattern in the West and into the Central U.S.

A series of weather systems will bring locally heavy rain, 1 to 3 feet of mountain snow, and strong winds up to 75 mph across the western states. Later this weekend and early next week, a strong low pressure system will spread wintry conditions and strong winds from the Plains into the Upper Midwest. Strengthening winds in the Southern Plains will increase fire weather threats. Warmer in the east. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 7:12 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Arapahoe Peak CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a temperature rising to near 29 by 11am, then falling to around 24 during the remainder of the day. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.

    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers before 11pm, then snow after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 5. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 10. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a temperature rising to near 29 by 11am, then falling to around 24 during the remainder of the day. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.
Saturday
Snow showers likely after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers before 11pm, then snow after 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 5. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 10. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Windy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Windy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Arapahoe Peak CO
 40.02°N 105.65°W (Elev. 12680 ft)
6:12 pm MST Jan 18, 2018
7pm MST Jan 18, 2018-6pm MST Jan 25, 2018
 
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