Winter Storm to Impact the Western and Central U.S.

A developing storm will impact the western mountain ranges through Thursday. This storm will track inland across portions of the Rockies, High Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley for the remainder of this week. Further south, the chance for severe weather will extend from the Ohio Valley into the lower Mississippi River Valley Friday into Friday night. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Snow and Breezy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 22 G 40 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 8 Dec 6:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Vail Pass CO

Winter Weather Advisory December 9, 05:00am until December 10, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 2am.  Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. High near 26. Windy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 11 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 2am. Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. High near 26. Windy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. High near 11. Wind chill values as low as -23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Vail Pass CO
 39.57°N 106.21°W (Elev. 11503 ft)
2:21 pm MST Dec 8, 2021
6pm MST Dec 8, 2021-6pm MST Dec 15, 2021
 
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