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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.64 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 19 Aug 7:36 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Jefferson CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Jefferson CO
 39.37°N 105.79°W (Elev. 9442 ft)
4:12 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
7am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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