Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Apr 10:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Montezuma CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 7am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Very windy, with a west wind 17 to 27 mph increasing to 28 to 38 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 27 to 37 mph decreasing to 17 to 27 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Windy. Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm. Patchy blowing snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 7am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Very windy, with a west wind 17 to 27 mph increasing to 28 to 38 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 27 to 37 mph decreasing to 17 to 27 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Blustery.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Montezuma CO
 39.5°N 105.86°W (Elev. 11857 ft)
10:40 pm MDT Apr 16, 2024
11pm MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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