Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gunnison, Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (KGUC)

Lat: 38.53333°NLon: 106.93333°WElev: 7677ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed W 24 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.16 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 05:56 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles SW Crested Butte CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow before 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly between midnight and 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 27. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow before 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly between midnight and 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 27. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles SW Crested Butte CO
 38.72°N 107.2°W (Elev. 12530 ft)
5:53 pm MDT Apr 19, 2021
6pm MDT Apr 19, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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