Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilkerson Pass (K4BM)

Lat: 39.05°NLon: 105.51°WElev: 11280ft.

Fair and Breezy

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 23 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 17 Jan 6:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Buffalo Creek CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 13. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
M.L.King Day
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Buffalo Creek CO
 39.4°N 105.3°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
2:17 pm MST Jan 17, 2021
7pm MST Jan 17, 2021-6pm MST Jan 24, 2021
 
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