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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. 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 29.44 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 2:12 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -12. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -9. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  High near 22. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -12. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -9. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Snow showers. High near 22. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Blustery.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Blustery.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.1°W (Elev. 12421 ft)
2:23 pm MST Jan 20, 2017
3pm MST Jan 20, 2017-6pm MST Jan 27, 2017
 
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