Gulf of Alaska Storm; High Winds and Fire Weather in California

A strong storm in the Gulf of Alaska will bring high winds to the south-central coast and panhandle through Monday. Heavy snow is also expected over southeastern mainland Alaska through Monday night. Gusty to high winds could bring down trees and power lines, and bring elevated to critical fire weather conditions across much of central and southwest California Monday and Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

INDEPENDENCE PASS (IDPC2)

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

NA

-2°C

28°F

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

7 Miles ESE Aspen CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 1am and 4am.  Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -11 °C

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: -8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -25. East southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -25. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: -7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -13. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: -4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around -11. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
M.L.King Day
Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -25. East southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -25. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -13. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near -4.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Saturday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Aspen CO
 39.16°N 106.71°W (Elev. 3375 m)
6:49 pm MST Jan 17, 2021
8pm MST Jan 17, 2021-6pm MST Jan 24, 2021
 
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