Storm Tracking Across the Plains; Powerful Pacific System is Approaching

Some heavy rain and possible flash flooding may affect the Central Plains through Thursday. Meanwhile, wintry weather conditions will spread through portions of Central and Northern Plains. A powerful storm system is forecast to approach the Pacific Northwest, then spreading inland and down through California through the end of this week. A series of storms will impact Alaska into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow and Breezy

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 8 Dec 5:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Loveland Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Steady temperature around 11. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly before 9am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 7am and noon. Temperature falling to around 2 by 8am. Wind chill values as low as -22. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 7 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy blowing snow between 10pm and 11pm. Mostly clear, with a temperature falling to near 3 by 9pm, then rising to around 10 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -18. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 3 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. Steady temperature around 11. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow, mainly before 9am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 7am and noon. Temperature falling to around 2 by 8am. Wind chill values as low as -22. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Patchy blowing snow between 10pm and 11pm. Mostly clear, with a temperature falling to near 3 by 9pm, then rising to around 10 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -18. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Blustery.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 5. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Windy.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 3. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Loveland Pass CO
 39.72°N 105.91°W (Elev. 12776 ft)
5:11 am MST Dec 8, 2022
5am MST Dec 8, 2022-6pm MST Dec 14, 2022
 
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