Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Partly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 30.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 6:47 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Idaho Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 8 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers between 8am and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 8 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Idaho Springs CO
 39.74°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
5:59 am MST Jan 16, 2019
7am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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