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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.72 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 11:30 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Mount Evans CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Mount Evans CO
 39.6°N 105.64°W (Elev. 12917 ft)
11:12 pm MDT Jul 18, 2018
11pm MDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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