Monsoon Flood Threat in the Southwest; Hot in the South and Northwest

Monsoonal heavy rain will continue flash flood potential across the Southwest and Intermountain West to the central and southern Rockies through this weekend, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas. Excessive heat and humidity with heat indices over 110 degrees will be common over much of the Deep South and interior Northwest this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Rain

11°C

52°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 26 km/h
Barometer 30.80 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 31 Jul 1:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Silver Plume CO

Flash Flood Watch until July 31, 09:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 31, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 17. Northeast wind around 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 7. Southeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 18. Southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. East southeast wind around 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  High near 19. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 19. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 17. Northeast wind around 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 7. Southeast wind 11 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 18. Southeast wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. East southeast wind around 14 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am. High near 19. West wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 19. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Silver Plume CO
 39.66°N 105.7°W (Elev. 3047 m)
4:05 am MDT Jul 31, 2021
2pm MDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 6, 2021
 
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