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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast with Haze

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 29 Apr 1:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Jefferson CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. North wind around 8 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 30. North wind around 8 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Jefferson CO
 39.37°N 105.79°W (Elev. 9442 ft)
5:34 am MDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm MDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm MDT May 5, 2017
 
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