Heat and Monsoonal Conditions This Week

Dangerous heat will build across portions of the West through this week where new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows for portions of Southwest into the Four Corners and central Rockies through at least the midweek. Stationary frontal boundary across the South and Southeast will focus showers and thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.64 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 12:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Blue River CO

Flood Watch August 15, 01:00pm until August 16, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Temperature falling to around 44 by 5pm. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 38. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 43. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 10am, then rain showers likely after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Temperature falling to around 44 by 5pm. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 38. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 43. East southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 10am, then rain showers likely after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Blue River CO
 39.44°N 106.11°W (Elev. 12999 ft)
10:42 am MDT Aug 15, 2022
12pm MDT Aug 15, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 21, 2022
 
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