Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Critical fire weather threats continue across portions of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

15°C

59°F

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 22 km/h
Barometer 30.69 in
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 10 Aug 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 12 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 12 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 12 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Loveland Pass CO
 39.64°N 105.81°W (Elev. 4023 m)
4:36 am MDT Aug 10, 2020
10am MDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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