Heavy Snow In Upper Midwest; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving clipper system is expected to produce a streak of heavy snow from the Dakotas through the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet and unsettled through this weekend, bringing rounds of locally heavy rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Casacdes and Sierra to the northern and central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 11 Dec 6:48 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Climax CO

Winter Storm Watch December 12, 05:00pm until December 15, 05:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -14. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -14. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 19 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Steady temperature around 16. Wind chill values as low as -8. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 43 to 48 mph decreasing to 37 to 42 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Very windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 mph decreasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Very windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Windy.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -8 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -14. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -14. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Steady temperature around 16. Wind chill values as low as -8. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 43 to 48 mph decreasing to 37 to 42 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Very windy, with a west wind 32 to 37 mph decreasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Very windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Windy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Windy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 0. Windy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Very windy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.13°W (Elev. 13048 ft)
3:45 pm MST Dec 11, 2019
7pm MST Dec 11, 2019-6pm MST Dec 18, 2019
 
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