Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday

A strong winter storm will move into the Northwest on Sunday, and progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin on Monday bringing heavy mountain snow and dangerous travel conditions. Snowfall will become heavy at times, with rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Strong winds will lead to areas of blowing snow and reduced visibility. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Partly Cloudy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 25 Feb 8:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Copper Mountain CO

Winter Storm Watch February 26, 12:00pm until February 27, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 32. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4am. Low around 15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 22. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. High near 32. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 4am. Low around 15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 22. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Copper Mountain CO
 39.48°N 106.14°W (Elev. 11385 ft)
4:01 am MST Feb 25, 2024
8am MST Feb 25, 2024-6pm MST Mar 2, 2024
 
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