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

RED MOUNTAIN PASS (RMPC2)

Lat: 37.8918°NLon: 107.71342°WElev: 11200ft.

NA

51°F

11°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Ouray CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 12:00pm until October 27, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers, mainly after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow after 9am. High near 30. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 8. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before 11am. High near 10. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 10 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 21.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers, mainly after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow after 9am. High near 30. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 8. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. High near 10. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Ouray CO
 38.01°N 107.74°W (Elev. 12802 ft)
2:38 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
2pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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