Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 7 May 8:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Santa Maria CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 23. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. West southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 23. South southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Santa Maria CO
 39.49°N 105.63°W (Elev. 11598 ft)
3:03 pm MDT May 7, 2021
8pm MDT May 7, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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