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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 35%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 30.69 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 18 Aug 10:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Evans CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday 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 of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday 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
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday 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 of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday 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.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Evans CO
 39.58°N 105.66°W (Elev. 13110 ft)
9:59 pm MDT Aug 18, 2017
10pm MDT Aug 18, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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