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Today's Forecast
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  • Dewpoint↓31° / ↑34°
  • Humidity↓32% / ↑69%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
No forecasts available.
No snow today.
None expected today.
Winds W 6 to 15 mph through the morning shifting to NW 7 to 16 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 20 mph. Wind chill expected to be 35 to 46 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Wednesday the 22nd
↑58° ↓40°
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  • Dewpoint↓38° / ↑38°
  • Humidity↓43% / ↑98%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
No forecasts available.
No snow.
Potential Precip: 0.18 to 0.88 inches
Winds W 11 to 22 mph through the morning shifting to SW 5 to 14 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 23 mph. Expected wind chill to be 30 to 39 degrees throughout the day.
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Thursday the 23rd
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  • Dewpoint↓35° / ↑40°
  • Humidity↓53% / ↑97%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Overcast through the morning, and then partly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
None expected today.
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds SW 7 to 16 mph through the morning shifting to S 5 to 14 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 20 mph. Wind chill expected to be 31 to 42 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 24th
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  • Dewpoint↓31° / ↑31°
  • Humidity↓37% / ↑76%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds through the morning, and then partly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
No snow today.
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.08 inches
Winds W 8 to 19 mph through the morning becoming variable at 2 to 9 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be 34 to 40 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 25th
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  • Dewpoint↓29° / ↑31°
  • Humidity↓30% / ↑58%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear into the evening.
No snow throughout the day.
None expected.
Winds W 6 to 15 mph through the morning shifting to variable at 2 to 10 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 19 mph. Expected wind chill to be 37 to 47 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 26th
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  • Dewpoint↓34° / ↑35°
  • Humidity↓43% / ↑76%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds into the evening.
No snow.
Potential Precip: 0.07 to 0.33 inches
Winds W 7 to 16 mph through the morning shifting to variable at 1 to 8 mph in the afternoon, evening. Expected wind chill to be 34 to 43 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update23 Mar @ 02:03
  • Snow Past 24 hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total75"
  • Average Base Depth0"
  • Today's Snow Potential0"
Comments
None Reported
  • High Lift Elevation12,200ft
  • Base Elevation10,000ft
  • Vertical Drop2,200ft
  • Longest TrailUnreported
  • Trails0 of 100
  • Lifts0 of 0
  • Acreage0 of 1100 ( 0% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
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Conditions
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  • Sustained 0mph
  • Gusting 0mph
  • Visibility10.00 miles
  • Snow DepthUnreported
Comments
Fair
Location
Gothic, CO
  • Elevation10,528ft
  • UpdatedAug 21 @ 05:08
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Location
  • State: Colorado
  • Country: United States
Irwin Discussion
Updated Tuesday August 21, 2018

Today and Wednesday expect a big increase in moisture and instability in the atmosphere across western Colorado due to an approaching low pressure system out of the northwest US, and some recycled monsoon moisture from out of the desert southwest, for scattered to numerous thunderstorms and showers developing across the area mainly this afternoon, then continuing through tonight. We are expecting some good soaking showers between this afternoon and Wednesday morning, and another round, though decreased (T-storms and showers) on Wednesday.

Thursday and Friday we expect a low pressure system to pass mainly to the north and push moisture out with it, for drier air, warmer days and cooler nights, with mostly sunny skies. If you are headed out for some biking or hiking, rafting, whatever, this is the time to go. CM

LONG RANGE: Next weekend we expect increased afternoon/ evening thunderstorms and showers across western Colorado, scattered to numerous across southwest Colorado, as high pressure ridging shifts east, while low pressure, fairly strong, drops in across the northwest US and allows increased moisture to move in from the south/ southwest (Gulf of Mexico origin mostly). The Gulf of Alaska low pressure system expected to affect the Northwest US (next weekend/ early the following week) with some snow possible for high elevation northern Rocky Mountain areas of Montana and southwest Canada (8,000 feet+ elevation snow is what its looking like). In early September, we expect an increase in moisture and an easterly/ southerly flow (increased moisture) while high pressure ridging jacks temperatures back up above seasonal norms. We do expect good chances for thunderstorms and showers at this time. Check our climatology section for detailed climatology info. CM
US Extended Snowfall Outlook - Updated May 13, 2018
LONG RANGE OUTLOOK from snowforecast.com - May 13, 2018

Updated Sunday May 13, 2018-

Low pressure will continue frequently affecting the west coast right into June, with late season upper-mountain snowfalls expected at times for Aspen and western Colorado. Do You want to see OTHER AREAS mentioned, email me and let me know... CM

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Expanded Outlook

Tuesday
↑62° / ↓43°
iconWinds: W 6 to 15 mph, then NW 7 to 16 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑59° / ↓43°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds before noon.
Snow
No snow in the morning hours.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Morning winds W 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be 35 to 43 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑60° / ↓46°
Sky
Partly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds NW 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be 40 to 46 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
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Wednesday
↑58° / ↓40°
iconWinds: W 11 to 22 mph, then SW 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑55° / ↓44°
Sky
Cloudy before noon.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 11 to 22 mph with gusts up to 23 mph. Wind chill expected to be 35 to 39 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑58° / ↓42°
Sky
Overcast through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.16 to 0.78 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 30 to 39 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
temperature graph
Thursday
↑58° / ↓40°
iconWinds: SW 7 to 16 mph, then S 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑55° / ↓40°
Sky
Overcast before noon.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Morning winds SW 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Expected wind chill to be 31 to 39 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑57° / ↓44°
Sky
Partly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds S 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Expected wind chill to be 37 to 42 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
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Friday
↑60° / ↓42°
iconWinds: W 8 to 19 mph, then variable 2 to 9 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑57° / ↓42°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds before noon.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.08 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 8 to 19 mph with gusts up to 24 mph. Expected wind chill to be 34 to 38 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑59° / ↓45°
Sky
Partly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 2 to 9 mph. Expected wind chill to be 38 to 40 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
temperature graph
Saturday
↑63° / ↓43°
iconWinds: W 6 to 15 mph, then variable 2 to 10 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑59° / ↓43°
Sky
Clear before noon.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds W 6 to 15 mph with gusts up to 19 mph. Wind chill expected to be 37 to 43 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑61° / ↓47°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming clear into the evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 2 to 10 mph. Expected wind chill to be 42 to 47 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
temperature graph
Sunday
↑61° / ↓44°
iconWinds: W 7 to 16 mph, then variable 1 to 8 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑58° / ↓45°
Sky
Cloudy becoming partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.05 inches
Winds
Morning winds W 7 to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 39 to 40 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑59° / ↓45°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming mostly clear with a few clouds through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.05 to 0.25 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 1 to 8 mph. Wind chill expected to be 34 to 43 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 11,467ft
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Snow Maker's Corner

Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature61°
  • Soil Low Temperature44°
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  • Soil Low Temperature45°
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  • Soil Low Temperature45°
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  • Soil Low Temperature45°
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  • Soil High Temperature62°
  • Soil Low Temperature44°
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