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.

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 17 May 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Loveland Pass CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 29. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 41. North northeast wind 6 to 10 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: 41 °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. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 29. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 41. North northeast wind 6 to 10 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. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers between 7pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly 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 29.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Loveland Pass CO
 39.63°N 105.84°W (Elev. 12300 ft)
7:51 am MDT May 17, 2021
12pm MDT May 17, 2021-6pm MDT May 23, 2021
 
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