Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

46°F

8°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed W 13 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.61 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 18 Aug 10:12 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Copper Mountain CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Copper Mountain CO
 39.46°N 106.17°W (Elev. 12093 ft)
9:19 pm MDT Aug 18, 2018
10pm MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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