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: 39.6°NLon: -106.04°WElev: 12028ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.50 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 12 Feb 9:36 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Dillon CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 21 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Dillon CO
 39.6°N 106.04°W (Elev. 9193 ft)
9:14 pm MST Feb 12, 2016
9pm MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 19, 2016
 
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