Elevated Fire Weather Threats for California; Cold Across Upper Midwest with Snow in Central Rockies

Unfortunately, elevated fire weather threats return this weekend for parts of California, as gusty offshore winds increase. Meanwhile, a large cold dome of surface high pressure will keep high temperatures 20 to 30 degrees below average across the Upper Midwest and down the High Plains. Also, heavy snowfall is expected from Wyoming into northeastern Colorado and western Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 15 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 17 Nov 4:36 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Mount Evans CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery, with a west wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery then
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 10. Breezy.

    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery, with a west wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 11. Breezy.
Thanksgiving Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Mount Evans CO
 39.6°N 105.64°W (Elev. 12917 ft)
3:04 pm MST Nov 17, 2018
4pm MST Nov 17, 2018-6pm MST Nov 24, 2018
 
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