Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 13 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 2 Mar 8:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Kokomo CO

Winter Storm Warning March 2, 05:00pm until March 4, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -6. Very windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 33 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -11. Very windy, with a southwest wind 36 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -12. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 38 to 46 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -18. Very windy, with a west wind 33 to 38 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -6. Very windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 33 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -11. Very windy, with a southwest wind 36 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -12. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 38 to 46 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -18. Very windy, with a west wind 33 to 38 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Kokomo CO
 39.42°N 106.14°W (Elev. 12100 ft)
2:44 am MST Mar 2, 2024
8am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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