Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Aspen-Pitkin County Airport (KASE)

Lat: 39.22992°NLon: 106.87051°WElev: 7673.0ft.

Clear

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 8 MPH
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.59 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 01 Mar 07:05 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Snowmass Village CO

Winter Storm Watch March 2, 06:00pm until March 4, 09:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated snow showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Sunny
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 23. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Isolated snow showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 39. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 23. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow. High near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Snowmass Village CO
 39.21°N 106.94°W (Elev. 8652 ft)
7:15 am MST Mar 1, 2024
7am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database