Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

RED MOUNTAIN PASS (RMPC2)

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

NA

30°F

-1°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update 17 Jan 2:00 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles NNE Silverton CO

Winter Storm Warning January 17, 06:00pm until January 18, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 9. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 11 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 10am. Sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 9. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Friday
Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 10am. Sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
M.L.King Day
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm, then patchy blowing snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles NNE Silverton CO
 37.94°N 107.57°W (Elev. 12595 ft)
4:20 pm MST Jan 17, 2019
4pm MST Jan 17, 2019-6pm MST Jan 24, 2019
 
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