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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.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.63 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 1:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Evans CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West northwest wind around 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Evans CO
 39.58°N 105.64°W (Elev. 13150 ft)
4:57 am MDT Aug 20, 2017
2pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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