Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 15 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 16 Apr 6:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ENE Blue River CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ENE Blue River CO
 39.45°N 105.91°W (Elev. 11499 ft)
2:36 pm MDT Apr 16, 2024
6pm MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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