Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Climax CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 48 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a temperature falling to near -6 by 8pm, then rising to around 3 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -36. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -21. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 22 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Blustery.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 3 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 48 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a temperature falling to near -6 by 8pm, then rising to around 3 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -36. Very windy, with a west wind 30 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -21. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 23 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.13°W (Elev. 13048 ft)
10:50 am MST Jan 17, 2020
1pm MST Jan 17, 2020-6pm MST Jan 23, 2020
 
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