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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

CRESTED BUTTE (CBUC2)

Lat: 38.87861°NLon: 106.97611°WElev: 8860ft.

NA

36°F

2°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update 23 Mar 3:00 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Mount Crested Butte CO

Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between midnight and 5am. Low around 29. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between midnight and 5am. Low around 29. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Mount Crested Butte CO
 38.9°N 106.91°W (Elev. 8996 ft)
1:51 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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