Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains today. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.58 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 25 Aug 7:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Copper Mountain CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Very windy, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 31 to 36 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Very windy, with a west wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 31 to 36 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Copper Mountain CO
 39.5°N 106.14°W (Elev. 9800 ft)
5:28 am MDT Aug 25, 2019
8am MDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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