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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

34°F

1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 24 May 5:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Climax CO

  • Tonight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Snow

    Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Memorial Day
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 38. West northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.1°W (Elev. 12421 ft)
3:18 pm MDT May 24, 2015
6pm MDT May 24, 2015-6pm MDT May 31, 2015
 
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