Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Granby-Grand County Airport (KGNB)

Lat: 40.09°NLon: 105.92°WElev: 8207ft.

Fair

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 7:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Trail Ridge CO

Winter Storm Watch March 2, 05:00pm until March 4, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -3. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as -4. Very windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 33 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as zero. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 39 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11am. High near 17. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 4. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -3. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as -4. Very windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 33 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as zero. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 39 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11am. High near 17. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 4. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Trail Ridge CO
 40.48°N 105.7°W (Elev. 12300 ft)
5:11 am MST Mar 1, 2024
7am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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