Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Overcast

-2°C

28°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 26 G 43 km/h
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill-9°C (16°F)
Last update 16 Apr 8:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Alma CO

Winter Storm Warning until April 16, 03:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until April 16, 03:00pm

    NOW until
    3:00pm Tue

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon.  Patchy blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.  Total daytime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a west wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 6. Windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 km/h increasing to 42 to 47 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy, with a west wind 38 to 48 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Very windy, with a west wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Patchy blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Windy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h increasing to 37 to 42 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h. Total daytime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a west wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 6. Windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 km/h increasing to 42 to 47 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy, with a west wind 38 to 48 km/h decreasing to 27 to 37 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Very windy, with a west wind 29 to 39 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Breezy.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Breezy.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Alma CO
 39.29°N 106.06°W (Elev. 3169 m)
8:27 am MDT Apr 16, 2024
9am MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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