Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Granby-Grand County Airport (KGNB)

Lat: 40.09°NLon: 105.92°WElev: 8207ft.

Fair

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 6:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Winter Park CO

Winter Storm Watch March 2, 05:00pm until March 4, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -1. Very windy, with a southwest wind 32 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 24. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -1. Very windy, with a southwest wind 32 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 24. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Winter Park CO
 39.88°N 105.78°W (Elev. 10102 ft)
5:11 am MST Mar 1, 2024
7am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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