Mountain Weather for 11,000ft

CB Avalanche Center Weather

Date: 01/06/2019

A significant system began pushing into the Crested Butte area early this morning with close to two inches at Irwin and one inch at CBMR as of 630 am. This system has impressive moisture and strong dynamics. Expect the potential for heavy snowfall from sunrise through midday today with continued snowfall tonight and tomorrow. Winds will blow at moderate speeds out of the west with enough strength to blow the new snow around.

  • Today

    High Temperature: 20 to 25
    Winds/Direction: 10 to 20, SW G30s
    Sky Cover: Overcast
    Irwin Snow: 5 to 8″
    Elkton Snow: 5 to 8″
    Friend’s Hut Snow: 3 to 6″

  • Tonight

    Low Temperature: 5 to 10
    Winds/Direction: 10 to 20, W
    Sky Cover: Mostly Cloudy
    Irwin Snow: 2 to 4″
    Elkton Snow: 2 to 4″
    Friend’s Hut Snow: 1 to 3″

  • Tomorrow

    High Temperature: 20 to 25
    Winds/Direction: 15 to 25, W
    Sky Cover: Mostly Cloudy
    Irwin Snow: 2 to 5″
    Elkton Snow: 2 to 5′
    Friend’s Hut Snow: 1 to 3″