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

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Mostly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Oct 12:47 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Golden 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
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle before 11pm, then a chance of snow between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Drizzle/Snow
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow and freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 8am.  Temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -2. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -6. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 9 to 13 mph becoming south. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A chance of drizzle before 11pm, then a chance of snow between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow and freezing drizzle, becoming all snow after 8am. Temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -2. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -6. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Golden CO
 39.78°N 105.22°W (Elev. 6598 ft)
3:22 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
3pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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