Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 18 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 22 Oct 11:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Mount Evans CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 34 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -2. Very windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly before 5am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -12. Blustery, with a light and variable wind becoming east northeast 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am.  Areas of blowing snow before 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -16. Blustery, with a northeast wind 17 to 24 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 27. Windy.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Clear, with a low around 17. Windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 30. Windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Windy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 34 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -2. Very windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly before 5am. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -12. Blustery, with a light and variable wind becoming east northeast 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am. Areas of blowing snow before 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -16. Blustery, with a northeast wind 17 to 24 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.
Friday
Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 27. Windy.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Clear, with a low around 17. Windy.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 30. Windy.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Windy.
Sunday
A chance of snow, mainly after noon. Patchy blowing snow before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Windy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.
Monday
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Very windy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Mount Evans CO
 39.58°N 105.64°W (Elev. 13150 ft)
8:41 pm MDT Oct 22, 2019
12am MDT Oct 23, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2019
 
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