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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

Lat: 39.608°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7781ft.

NA

59°F

15°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed WNW 9 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 1.19 mi
Last update 24 Oct 02:44 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Avon CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers between noon and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm.  High near 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 5. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers between noon and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. High near 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 5. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Avon CO
 39.63°N 106.53°W (Elev. 7434 ft)
2:38 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
3pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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