Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 27 Jan 2:17 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Montezuma CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a west wind around 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -17. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -18. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    High: 11 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 3. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  High near 12. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 12 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: -5 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. Windy, with a west wind around 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -17. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -18. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 3. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Snow. High near 12. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Blustery.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Montezuma CO
 39.55°N 105.83°W (Elev. 11965 ft)
3:11 am MST Jan 27, 2023
2pm MST Jan 27, 2023-6pm MST Feb 2, 2023
 
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