Elevated Fire Weather Threats for California; Cold Across Upper Midwest with Snow in Central Rockies

Unfortunately, elevated fire weather threats return this weekend for parts of California, as gusty offshore winds increase. Meanwhile, a large cold dome of surface high pressure will keep high temperatures 20 to 30 degrees below average across the Upper Midwest and down the High Plains. Also, heavy snowfall is expected from Wyoming into northeastern Colorado and western Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SW 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 17 Nov 12:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -4. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -8. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 9.

    Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 7.

    Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -4. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -8. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Thanksgiving Day
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Climax CO
 39.33°N 106.15°W (Elev. 12126 ft)
10:49 am MST Nov 17, 2018
1pm MST Nov 17, 2018-6pm MST Nov 23, 2018
 
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