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

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 23 Oct 10:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Breckenridge CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 30. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -2. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 19 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 30. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -2. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Breckenridge CO
 39.49°N 105.97°W (Elev. 10997 ft)
10:27 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
10pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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