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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Thunderstorm

61°F

16°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.74 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 3:13 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 53. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday 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 40. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday 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 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday 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
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 53. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday 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 40. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind around 7 mph.
Saturday 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 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday 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.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.13°W (Elev. 13048 ft)
11:00 am MDT Jul 20, 2017
3pm MDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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