Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilkerson Pass (K4BM)

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

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed S 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 24 Oct 8:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Bailey CO

Winter Storm Warning October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of drizzle before midnight, then a chance of drizzle and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle then
    Chance
    Drizzle/Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 8am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 6 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -4. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Heavy
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -12. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -3. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of drizzle before midnight, then a chance of drizzle and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 8am. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 6 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -4. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -12. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -3. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Bailey CO
 39.41°N 105.48°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
3:22 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
8pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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