Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Storm Peak Laboratory (STORM)

Lat: 40.455111°NLon: 106.74428°WElev: 10531ft.

NA

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed WSW 23 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 23 Oct 09:55 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Steamboat Springs CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 12:00am until October 26, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers.  Low around 18. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: -2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers. Low around 18. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Steamboat Springs CO
 40.46°N 106.77°W (Elev. 8934 ft)
5:37 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
10pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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