Summer Heat for the West; Monsoonal Moisture Continues for Southwest and Southern Rockies

Summer heat will continue for areas of the west coast where high temperatures may approach or exceed the century mark. Monsoonal moisture along with the threat of flash flooding continues over parts of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Tuesday. Further east, a cold front is expected to bring a break to the heat as showers and thunderstorms are forecast from New England to the Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Partly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.78 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jun 11:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Jefferson CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Jefferson CO
 39.37°N 105.79°W (Elev. 9442 ft)
11:17 am MDT Jun 27, 2022
12pm MDT Jun 27, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 3, 2022
 
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