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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.47 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 3 Sep 11:33 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Berthoud Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Labor Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Berthoud Pass CO
 39.79°N 105.77°W (Elev. 11749 ft)
9:05 pm MDT Sep 3, 2015
11pm MDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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