Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 3:19 PM Issued by Spencer Logan

Weather Discussion

Backcountry zone weather forecasts will resume in November 2018.

Steamboat & Flat Tops at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 43 to 48 67 to 72 43 to 48
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 2 to 12 2 to 12
Wind Direction E E SSE
Sky Cover Clear Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Front Range at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 44 to 49 54 to 59 43 to 48
Wind Speed (mph) 4 to 14 5 to 15 3 to 13
Wind Direction SSE ESE S
Sky Cover Clear Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Vail & Summit County at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 42 to 47 53 to 58 42 to 47
Wind Speed (mph) 5 to 15 2 to 12 3 to 13
Wind Direction ESE E ESE
Sky Cover Clear Mostly Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Sawatch Range at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 45 to 50 57 to 62 45 to 50
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 4 to 14 2 to 12
Wind Direction ENE ENE ENE
Sky Cover Mostly Cloudy Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Aspen at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 41 to 46 53 to 58 40 to 45
Wind Speed (mph) 4 to 14 2 to 12 2 to 12
Wind Direction ESE ESE SE
Sky Cover Partly Cloudy Mostly Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Gunnison at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 43 to 48 56 to 61 43 to 48
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 0 to 10 3 to 13
Wind Direction SE SE ESE
Sky Cover Mostly Clear Partly Cloudy Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Grand Mesa at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 54 to 59 63 to 68 52 to 57
Wind Speed (mph) 5 to 15 2 to 12 5 to 15
Wind Direction ESE N SSE
Sky Cover Clear Mostly Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Northern San Juan at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 41 to 46 55 to 60 41 to 46
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 5 to 15 1 to 11
Wind Direction ESE NE SE
Sky Cover Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Mostly Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Southern San Juan at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 45 to 50 59 to 64 45 to 50
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 0 to 10 1 to 11
Wind Direction NNE ENE NW
Sky Cover Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0

Sangre de Cristo at 11,000ft

  Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Temperature (°F) 44 to 49 50 to 55 42 to 47
Wind Speed (mph) 3 to 13 8 to 18 2 to 12
Wind Direction ESE ENE SE
Sky Cover Mostly Cloudy Clear Clear
Snow (in) 0 0 0