Winter Weather Conditions for the West; Severe Weather Potential for the South on Tuesday

A strong cold front will track across the Intermountain West today accompanied by strong winds, heavy snow and elevated fire weather conditions for portions of the western High Plains. This storm is forecast to intensify on Tuesday across the Plains. Moisture will quickly advance northward across the middle and lower Mississippi Valley where tornadoes and damaging winds are expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

-5°C

23°F

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 44 km/h
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint -15°C (5°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-12°C (10°F)
Last update 28 Nov 3:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Mount Evans CO

Winter Weather Advisory until November 29, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until November 29, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around -12. Wind chill values as low as -24. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 75 km/h.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: -12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Areas of blowing snow before 5am. Low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 42 to 47 km/h decreasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 9am, then patchy blowing snow after 11am. Temperature falling to around -23 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -38. Windy, with a west northwest wind 32 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: -19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -23. Wind chill values as low as -38. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: -23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. Sunny, with a high near -8. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: -8 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Windy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: -13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near -7. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: -7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: -11 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around -12. Wind chill values as low as -24. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 75 km/h. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Areas of blowing snow before 5am. Low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -30. Windy, with a west southwest wind 42 to 47 km/h decreasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. Patchy blowing snow before 9am, then patchy blowing snow after 11am. Temperature falling to around -23 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -38. Windy, with a west northwest wind 32 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.
Tuesday Night
Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -23. Wind chill values as low as -38. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.
Wednesday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. Sunny, with a high near -8. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Windy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near -7. Windy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Windy.
Friday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. Windy.
Friday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Windy.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -8. Windy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Windy.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -8. Windy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Windy.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -13. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Evans CO
 39.58°N 105.64°W (Elev. 4008 m)
2:31 pm MST Nov 28, 2022
4pm MST Nov 28, 2022-6pm MST Dec 5, 2022
 
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