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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 7 Dec 1:56 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Climax CO

Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: -7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before noon, then snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -1. Wind chill values as low as -34. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: -1 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -44. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -38. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 11 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Windy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely before noon, then snow showers likely, mainly between noon and 2pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -1. Wind chill values as low as -34. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -44. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -38. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Windy.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Windy.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Windy.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Windy.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Windy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.13°W (Elev. 13048 ft)
8:01 pm MST Dec 6, 2016
2am MST Dec 7, 2016-6pm MST Dec 13, 2016
 
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