An Unsettled Weekend For The West

A large and strong Pacific storm system will impact a good portion of the West this weekend. Heavy rain, widespread mountain snow, gusty winds and a variety of marine related hazards are likely. The heavy rain threat may result in some flash flooding today and Saturday across north-central portions of California and southwestern Oregon, especially near recent and vulnerable burn scar areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 6 Dec 9:51 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Copper Mountain CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am, then patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow between 7pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy blowing snow before 7am, then patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between 7pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Copper Mountain CO
 39.53°N 106.12°W (Elev. 12398 ft)
8:56 am MST Dec 6, 2019
10am MST Dec 6, 2019-6pm MST Dec 12, 2019
 
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