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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Mostly Cloudy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 22 Feb 7:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Breckenridge CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 23 by noon, then falling to around 17 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -14. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East southeast wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 23 by noon, then falling to around 17 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -14. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Breckenridge CO
 39.51°N 106.06°W (Elev. 9636 ft)
7:14 pm MST Feb 22, 2017
7pm MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Mar 1, 2017
 
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