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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.47523°NLon: 106.15228°WElev: 12028ft.

Partly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed WNW 29 G 43 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 24 May 6:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO
 39.43°N 106.31°W (Elev. 9396 ft)
5:49 pm MDT May 24, 2017
7pm MDT May 24, 2017-6pm MDT May 31, 2017
 
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