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Winter storm for Rockies and High Plains

A storm system over the northern Rockies will move eastward towards the High Plains by Christmas Day. The system will produce snow over parts of the Great Basin, Rockies and High Plains on Christmas. Some of the snow will be heavy, with hazardous travel conditions. Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in effect in these areas.
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6 Miles ENE Trapper Lake CO

7 Day Forecast

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Grand Junction, CO Local Forecast Office

Christmas
Day

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

High: 30 °F

Tonight

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

Low: 8 °F

Friday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Snow

High: 17 °F

Friday
Night

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Snow

Low: -3 °F

Saturday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 16 °F

Saturday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

Low: 1 °F

Sunday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Snow

High: 18 °F

Sunday
Night

Chance Snow

Chance
Snow

Low: 8 °F

Monday

Chance Snow

Chance
Snow

High: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Christmas Day Snow. High near 30. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Tonight Snow. Low around 8. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
  • Friday Snow. High near 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Friday Night Snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -10. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind around 5 mph.
  • Saturday Night A 30 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
  • Sunday A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 18.
  • Sunday Night A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 8.
  • Monday A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 15.
  • Monday Night A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -2.
  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
  • New Year's Day Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.