Storms in the Plains; Fire Weather Threats in the Southwest and Southeast

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains. Strong storms may also develop in the Central Great Basin and North Plains. Dry, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather in the Southwest, and elevated threats in U.P. of Michigan and the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Partly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed SW 6 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 15 May 3:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 41. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 35. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 41. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 35. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.13°W (Elev. 13048 ft)
2:39 pm MDT May 15, 2021
3pm MDT May 15, 2021-6pm MDT May 22, 2021
 
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