Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilkerson Pass (K4BM)

Lat: 39.05°NLon: 105.51°WElev: 11280ft.

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 33 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 23 Oct 10:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NW Wilkerson Pass CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 30. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 5 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Snow. High near 30. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 5 to 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NW Wilkerson Pass CO
 39.09°N 105.61°W (Elev. 9498 ft)
10:27 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
10pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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