Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

RED MOUNTAIN PASS (RMPC2)

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

NA

7°C

45°F

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

8 Miles NE Ophir CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Southwest wind around 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: -3 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. West wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: -4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  High near -6. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: -6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near -4.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Southwest wind around 20 km/h.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. West wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming south in the evening.
Saturday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. High near -6. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near -4.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -11.
Monday
A chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near -2.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 0.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NE Ophir CO
 37.95°N 107.74°W (Elev. 3718 m)
5:34 am MDT Apr 15, 2021
5am MDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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