Major Winter Storm to Impact the Central and Eastern U.S. Through this Weekend

An impactful Pacific storm will move east and redevelop into a significant winter storm. Heavy snow to the north of this storm and heavy rain to the south with freezing rain at the junction will form over the Central U.S. Friday. This system shifts into the Eastern States on Saturday with heavy snow from the Midwest to the Northeast, and heavy rain from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

DW6226 Ridgway (D6226)

Lat: 38.15277°NLon: 107.76173°WElev: 6995ft.

NA

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SW 2 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Jan 4:25 am MST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles WNW Lake City CO

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

    NOW until
    6:00pm Fri

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 6. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. High near 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 6. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. High near 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy.
M.L.King Day
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy.
Thursday
Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles WNW Lake City CO
 38.1°N 107.44°W (Elev. 12999 ft)
4:50 am MST Jan 18, 2019
5am MST Jan 18, 2019-6pm MST Jan 24, 2019
 
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