Bitter Wind Chills Gradually Easing in the Northeast; Pacific Storms Approach the West

Winds and bitter wind chills will moderate as a strong low pressure system slowly pulls away from the northeast. An approaching Pacific system will spread lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow across the West, especially in the Sierra-Nevada mountains. High winds from strong high pressure in the Great Basin will produce high winds for portions of Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair with Haze and Breezy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed W 22 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 4 Feb 11:23 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Alma CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a temperature falling to around 18 by 5pm. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 32 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.

    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 10 by 10pm, then rising to around 20 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -3. Windy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -16. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 39 mph decreasing to 28 to 33 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a temperature falling to around 18 by 5pm. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 32 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 10 by 10pm, then rising to around 20 during the remainder of the night. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as -3. Windy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -16. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 34 to 39 mph decreasing to 28 to 33 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. High near 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Blustery.
Tuesday
Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Windy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Windy.
Friday
Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Alma CO
 39.33°N 106.1°W (Elev. 12756 ft)
3:51 am MST Feb 4, 2023
11am MST Feb 4, 2023-6pm MST Feb 10, 2023
 
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