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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed WNW 8 MPH
Barometer 30.63 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO
 39.45°N 106.31°W (Elev. 9826 ft)
9:03 pm MDT Aug 19, 2017
9pm MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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