Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Telluride, Telluride Regional Airport (KTEX)

Lat: 37.95389°NLon: 107.90861°WElev: 9078.0ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed WNW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.03 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 08:15 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NE Dunton CO

Winter Weather Advisory February 26, 12:00am until February 26, 11:00am
Winter Storm Warning February 26, 05:00pm until February 27, 11:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 2am and 3am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -20. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 2am and 3am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Very windy, with a southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -20. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Friday
Patchy blowing snow between noon and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Sunday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NE Dunton CO
 37.84°N 107.98°W (Elev. 11998 ft)
4:27 pm MST Feb 25, 2024
8pm MST Feb 25, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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