Severe Thunderstorms Likely in Texas Today; Potential Widespread Flooding For South-Central U.S. This Week

Severe thunderstorms are likely today in the southern Plains from northwest Texas and the Texas Panhandle into parts of western Oklahoma. These storms will produce very large hail and a few tornadoes. Also, a potential widespread flood event is appearing more likely across the southern Plains into the Arklatex this week, especially in Texas, from repeated rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

34°F

1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Montezuma CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 28. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 42. East wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 9 to 14 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 28. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 42. East wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 9 to 14 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Montezuma CO
 39.55°N 105.8°W (Elev. 12306 ft)
6:56 pm MDT May 17, 2021
7pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 24, 2021
 
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