Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 20 G 40 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 16 Jan 5:31 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles WNW Silverthorne CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow. Steady temperature around 16. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow. Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. High near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow. Steady temperature around 16. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. High near 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Windy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Windy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles WNW Silverthorne CO
 39.7°N 106.22°W (Elev. 11962 ft)
3:50 pm MST Jan 16, 2019
5pm MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 23, 2019
 
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