Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint -6°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 29 Feb 10:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Keystone CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Very windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 33. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Very windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Snow. High near 33. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Keystone CO
 39.6°N 105.95°W (Elev. 9396 ft)
9:15 am MST Feb 29, 2024
11am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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