Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 21 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 14 Apr 2:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Silverthorne CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers, mainly after noon.  High near 25. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 17. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 5. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. High near 25. South wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 17. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Blustery.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Silverthorne CO
 39.64°N 106.16°W (Elev. 12598 ft)
2:34 pm MDT Apr 14, 2021
2pm MDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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