Current conditions

  • 39°
  • Mostly Cloudy
  • Dew point: 33.0
  • Wind from E 8 mph
  • Visibility: 10
  • Humidity: 79%
  • Pressure: 1013

Today

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Tonight

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Weather Watch: Spring rains, warming temperatures ahead this week

Spring rains will replace spring snow as seasonal weather systems pass through Northwest Colorado this week.

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Snow tire legislation loses traction in Colorado Senate

State Representative Diane Mitsch Bush will continue to push for new legislation that would require more drivers to use snow tires or chains on Interstate 70 in the mountains despite the State Senate's move to study the issue first.

Cooling trend dropping streamflows in Yampa River after mild month of March

Snowpack in the Yampa Basin above Craig and Steamboat Springs is low and temperatures have been atypically high since March, but the Colorado River Basin Forecast Center still gives the Yampa River a 90 percent chance of peaking at 2,000 cubic feet per second.

Weather Watch: High winds bring fire caution to Moffat County

Moffat County is under a fire weather watch Sunday and Monday by the National Weather Service, with extremely dry and windy conditions necessitating caution.

Weather Watch: Cold front, wind expected to impact Craig midweek

Northwest Colorado will experience some bluster this week, though it’s anyone’s guess if that will impact the Easter holiday weekend.

Mild temperatures and sunny skies ahead for the week

March has made a quick transition from lion to lamb, with mild temperatures and clear skies expected to continue throughout most of the week in Craig.

Weather Watch: Scattered showers possible as cold moves into Craig

Craig and Moffat County will likely see some precipitation and definitely cooler temperatures this week as something wintry this way comes, showing it isn’t full-fledged springtime in these parts.

Precipitation could hit Craig Monday

Warmer weather expected mid week

The dry, spring-like weather in Craig might end for a day or two this week, as a small snowstorm is forecasted to blanket Craig on Monday, only to taper off and dry up on Tuesday.

Weather Watch: Precipitation possible for Craig as warmth remains in area

Craig experienced its warmest day of 2015 on Saturday when the temperature reached 57, and according to the National Weather Service, this unseasonable warmth will diminish only slightly as a small amount of precipitation creeps into the area with a cold front starting Monday night.

Weather Watch: Mild storms to touch Craig, small amount of snow possible

A pair of storm systems from the Pacific Northwest is headed toward Colorado, taking effect primarily Sunday with some additional holdover Monday and part of Tuesday.

Weather Watch: Weekend storm pattern looks to repeat for Craig

Moffat County will get a breather from its recent snow flurries, but another round will be right around the corner.

Weather Watch: Storm to bring more snow to Craig

The Christmas season brought with it lower temperatures and plenty of snow, and for this week, it’s the gift that keeps on giving.

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Early holiday skiers flying into Steamboat ahead of snowstorm

Vacationing skiers who stay through the weekend should enjoy a good dose of powder beginning Sunday, with the storm intensifying Monday.

Weather Watch: Small, midweek snow showers hint at winter in Craig

Craig got another taste of winter weather during the past weekend, and it certainly won’t be its last, but the big seasonal storm won’t come this week.

Weather Watch: Warm conditions may ease holiday travel for Craig residents

Traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday this year could be either a burden or a blessing depending on which day you hit the road. Where you’re going might have something to do with it, too, and sometimes home is the place to be.

Weather Watch: Slow warm-up, small showers in store for Craig

The cold front experienced across the state last week will be moving along, but the winter impact will remain.

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New cameras give big glimpse of Rabbit Ears road conditions

As winter weather takes hold in the Yampa Valley, new traffic cameras have gone live and give travelers a better idea of what it looks like on Rabbit Ears Pass.

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Waves of snow could be headed in direction of Steamboat

The Weather Service reported the temperature at the summit of the Steamboat Ski Area, was 2 degrees at noon Wednesday. But temperatures are expected to moderate Thursday and Friday as a storm brings natural snowfall to the Park Range.

Weather Watch: Early week moisture won’t last long for Craig

Northwest Colorado will be getting a taste of winter, but for those who want some greater cold to come, the appetizer will have to suffice.

Weather Watch: Uneventful atmosphere expected for Craig’s Halloween

Temperatures look moderate for the week of Halloween in Northwest Colorado, with a small amount of Sunday moisture expected to help keep the mercury in the 40s on Monday, warming day by day.