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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.42 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 6:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Mount Evans CO

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  Temperature rising to near 12 by 11am, then falling to around 5 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -16. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    Low: -3 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near 4. Wind chill values as low as -24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 4 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -36. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 9 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Temperature rising to near 12 by 11am, then falling to around 5 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -16. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 4. Wind chill values as low as -24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -36. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.
Monday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Windy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Windy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Windy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Windy.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Mount Evans CO
 39.58°N 105.64°W (Elev. 13150 ft)
4:57 am MST Feb 23, 2017
7am MST Feb 23, 2017-6pm MST Mar 1, 2017
 
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