Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair and Breezy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 23 G 35 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 1 Mar 3:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Loveland Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 38 to 48 mph, with gusts as high as 75 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 13. Strong and damaging winds, with a west southwest wind 50 to 55 mph, with gusts as high as 85 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 22. Very windy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 10. Very windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Friday
Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 38 to 48 mph, with gusts as high as 75 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 13. Strong and damaging winds, with a west southwest wind 50 to 55 mph, with gusts as high as 85 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near 22. Very windy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 4am. Low around 10. Very windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Windy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Loveland Pass CO
 39.67°N 105.9°W (Elev. 11677 ft)
3:52 am MST Mar 1, 2024
3am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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