Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

Heavy, accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada. Another Bering Sea storm will bring strong winds and heavy precipitation to the Aleutians and southwest Alaska into Thursday. Light snow is expected from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. A widespread and significant winter storm is expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE PASS (IDPC2)

Lat: 39.07539°NLon: 106.61169°WElev: 10600ft.

NA

9°F

-13°C

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

11 Miles WSW Twin Lakes CO

Winter Storm Watch December 8, 06:00pm until December 10, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11am. High near 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 4. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 15. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 20.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing snow between 10am and 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between 1am and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11am. High near 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 4. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. High near 15. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Patchy blowing snow between 10am and 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles WSW Twin Lakes CO
 39.03°N 106.64°W (Elev. 12395 ft)
4:53 am MST Dec 8, 2021
6am MST Dec 8, 2021-6pm MST Dec 14, 2021
 
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