Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

34°F

1°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 8 Mar 3:35 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Loveland Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Blustery.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Blustery.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Loveland Pass CO
 39.65°N 105.87°W (Elev. 11398 ft)
2:52 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
3pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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