Heavy Snow In Upper Midwest; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving clipper system is expected to produce a streak of heavy snow from the Dakotas through the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet and unsettled through this weekend, bringing rounds of locally heavy rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Casacdes and Sierra to the northern and central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow and Breezy

-7°C

19°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 41 G 56 km/h
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint -10°C (14°F)
Visibility 4.83 km
Wind Chill-17°C (1°F)
Last update 11 Dec 9:30 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Frisco CO

Winter Storm Watch December 12, 05:00pm until December 15, 05:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -22. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: -14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Wind chill values as low as -24. Breezy, with a west wind 26 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: -4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -18. Windy, with a west wind 34 to 39 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 17 to 23 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near -8. Wind chill values as low as -22. Very windy, with a west wind 65 to 70 km/h decreasing to 60 to 65 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: -8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 39 to 44 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between noon and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. Very windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: -8 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -12. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: -12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -22. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Wind chill values as low as -24. Breezy, with a west wind 26 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -18. Windy, with a west wind 34 to 39 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 17 to 23 centimeters possible.
Friday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near -8. Wind chill values as low as -22. Very windy, with a west wind 65 to 70 km/h decreasing to 60 to 65 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 centimeters possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. Windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 km/h decreasing to 39 to 44 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between noon and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. Very windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -12. Blustery.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21. Blustery.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -15. Windy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21. Windy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -11. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -18. Breezy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -6. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Frisco CO
 39.61°N 106.16°W (Elev. 3526 m)
8:01 pm MST Dec 11, 2019
9pm MST Dec 11, 2019-6pm MST Dec 18, 2019
 
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