Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 24 Oct 6:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NNE Silverthorne CO

Winter Storm Warning October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to near 29 by 8am, then falling to around 15 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 1 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -14. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to near 29 by 8am, then falling to around 15 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -14. Southeast wind around 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NNE Silverthorne CO
 39.75°N 106.03°W (Elev. 9931 ft)
3:22 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
6pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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