Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 17 Jan 8:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Silver Plume CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 15. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Temperature falling to around 13 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -13. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Low around 15. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Temperature falling to around 13 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -14. Blustery, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -13. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy.
M.L.King Day
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Blustery.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Very windy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Silver Plume CO
 39.64°N 105.76°W (Elev. 11575 ft)
3:23 pm MST Jan 17, 2019
9pm MST Jan 17, 2019-6pm MST Jan 24, 2019
 
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