Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

RED MOUNTAIN PASS (RMPC2)

Lat: 37.8918°NLon: 107.71342°WElev: 11200ft.

NA

53°F

12°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Ophir CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before 4pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 4pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely before 1pm, then rain showers likely between 1pm and 4pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Ophir CO
 37.83°N 107.78°W (Elev. 12533 ft)
11:06 pm MDT May 14, 2021
11pm MDT May 14, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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