Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: -105.72°WElev: 12028ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.39 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 13 Feb 3:49 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Guanella Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Areas of blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Windy, with a west northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Areas of blowing snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Windy, with a west northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Guanella Pass CO
 39.53°N 105.72°W (Elev. 10797 ft)
3:43 am MST Feb 13, 2016
4am MST Feb 13, 2016-6pm MST Feb 19, 2016
 
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