Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 25 Oct 10:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO

Winter Storm Warning until October 26, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until October 26, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -29. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -24. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 5 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -26. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -29. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -24. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -26. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Blustery.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO
 39.64°N 105.81°W (Elev. 13199 ft)
8:40 am MDT Oct 25, 2020
10am MDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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