Home / Local Weather & Traffic / Colorado / Littleton / Severe Weather Warnings

Littleton, CO Warnings, Watches and Advisories

High Wind Warning

High Wind Warning issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph possible. * WHERE...Pueblo, Otero, Las Animas, Bent, Huerfano Counties. * WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 8 AM this morning to 6 PM MST this evening. For the High Wind Watch, from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet; Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft; Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft; La Junta Vicinity/Otero County; Eastern Las Animas County; Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County

High Wind Warning

High Wind Warning issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...San Luis Valley. * WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 9 AM this morning to 6 PM MST this evening. For the High Wind Watch, from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Alamosa Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Southern San Luis Valley

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 27 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...West winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...Kiowa, Crowley, Prowers, and Baca Counties. * WHEN...From late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Crowley County; Western Kiowa County; Eastern Kiowa County; Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County; Springfield Vicinity/Baca County

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 27 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...West winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 75 mph possible. * WHERE...Sangre de Cristo Mountains, and Wet Mountains. * WHEN...From late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft; Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft; Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft; Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft; Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft; Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 27 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph possible. * WHERE...Pueblo, Otero, Las Animas, Bent, Huerfano Counties. * WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 8 AM this morning to 6 PM MST this evening. For the High Wind Watch, from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet; Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft; Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft; La Junta Vicinity/Otero County; Eastern Las Animas County; Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 27 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph possible. * WHERE...Wet Mountain Valley. * WHEN...From late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft

High Wind Watch

High Wind Watch issued February 26 at 3:56AM MST until February 27 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. * WHERE...San Luis Valley. * WHEN...For the High Wind Warning, from 9 AM this morning to 6 PM MST this evening. For the High Wind Watch, from late tonight through Tuesday afternoon. * IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile and light weight vehicles.

Read Full Alert
Area
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Alamosa Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Southern San Luis Valley

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 26 at 3:49AM MST until February 26 at 5:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow accumulations 4 to 8 inches. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. For the Winter Storm Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 feet. Winds gusting as high as 85 mph. * WHERE...Eastern Sawatch Mountains, Western Mosquito Mountains, western Chaffee County between 9000 and 11000 feet, the upper Rio Grade Valley below 10000 feet, and the Eastern San Juan Mountains. * WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 PM MST this afternoon. For the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 PM this afternoon to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Please monitor CDOT website for road conditions and closures. Make sure you have an emergency winter weather kit in your car.

Read Full Alert
Area
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft; Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft; Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft; Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft; Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 3:49AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow accumulations 4 to 8 inches. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. For the Winter Storm Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 feet. Winds gusting as high as 85 mph. * WHERE...Eastern Sawatch Mountains, Western Mosquito Mountains, western Chaffee County between 9000 and 11000 feet, the upper Rio Grade Valley below 10000 feet, and the Eastern San Juan Mountains. * WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 PM MST this afternoon. For the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 PM this afternoon to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Please monitor CDOT website for road conditions and closures. Make sure you have an emergency winter weather kit in your car.

Read Full Alert
Area
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft; Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft; Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft; Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft; Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 26 at 3:49AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches. Winds gusting as high as 75 mph. * WHERE...La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet. * WHEN...From 11 AM today to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Read Full Alert
Area
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 3:46AM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

* Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 226, 227, 228, 229, 231, 232, 234, 235 and 236. * Winds...West 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 13 percent. * Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire growth and spread.

Read Full Alert
Area
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest; Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado Springs; Pueblo County Including Pueblo; Huerfano County Including Walsenburg; Crowley County Including Ordway; Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands; Kiowa County Including Eads; Bent County Including Las Animas; Prowers County Including Lamar

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 3:46AM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday afternoon. * Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 230, 233 and 237. * Winds...West 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent. * Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire growth and spread.

Read Full Alert
Area
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher; Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon; Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands

Fire Weather Watch

Fire Weather Watch issued February 26 at 3:46AM MST until February 27 at 4:00PM MST by NWS Pueblo CO

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Fire Weather Watch for gusty winds and low relative humidity, which is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday afternoon. * Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 230, 233 and 237. * Winds...West 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent. * Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid rates of fire growth and spread.

Read Full Alert
Area
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher; Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon; Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 26 at 2:47AM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Goodland KS

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Again Today... .Above normal warmth combined with a breezy westerly wind will create low humidity that will allow for fire weather conditions to continue from mid morning through the afternoon today. * AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zones 001 Cheyenne, 013 Sherman, 027 Wallace, 028 Logan, 041 Greeley, 042 Wichita, 252 Yuma, 253 Kit Carson and 254 Cheyenne. * WINDS...West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 13 percent. * IMPACTS...Any fires that ignite may spread rapidly. Use caution if engaging in activities that may result in a fire starting.

Read Full Alert
Area
Yuma; Kit Carson County; Cheyenne; Cheyenne; Sherman; Wallace; Logan; Greeley; Wichita

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 26 at 11:00AM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches for the Northwest San Juans. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches for the Southwest San Juans. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. For the Winter Storm Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph. Locally higher snow totals possible on favored south facing slopes. * WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan Mountains. * WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, through 11 AM MST this morning. For the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 PM this evening through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
Northwestern San Juan Mountains; Southwest San Juan Mountains

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected above 8000 feet. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches. Locally higher amounts possible on favored south facing slopes. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph. * WHERE...Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide. * WHEN...From 5 PM MST this evening through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility, especially on ridge tops. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
Uncompahgre Plateau/Dallas Divide

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet. Locally higher amounts of up to 3 feet possible on favored south facing slopes. A brief downturn in snowfall rates is expected this afternoon before ramping up again this evening. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph. * WHERE...West Elk and Sawatch Mountains. * WHEN...Through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. A brief downturn in snowfall rates is expected this afternoon before ramping up again this evening. * WHERE...Elkhead and Park Mountains, Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys and Flat Tops. * WHEN...From 6 AM MST this morning through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility, especially on ridge tops. Strong winds could cause tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
Elkhead and Park Mountains; Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys; Flat Tops

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches. Locally higher amounts possible on favored south facing slopes. A brief downturn in snowfall rates is expected this afternoon before ramping up again this evening. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. * WHERE...Grand and Battlement Mesas. * WHEN...From 5 PM this evening through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Strong winds could cause tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 15 below zero could result in hypothermia if precautions are not taken. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
Grand and Battlement Mesas

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 26 at 2:18AM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches for the Northwest San Juans. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches for the Southwest San Juans. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. For the Winter Storm Warning, heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet. Winds gusting as high as 65 mph. Locally higher snow totals possible on favored south facing slopes. * WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan Mountains. * WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, through 11 AM MST this morning. For the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 PM this evening through 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. Widespread blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Very strong winds could cause extensive tree damage. The cold wind chills as low as 30 below zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. A detailed map of the snowfall can be found at: www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Read Full Alert
Area
Northwestern San Juan Mountains; Southwest San Juan Mountains

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 25 at 11:55PM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Denver CO

West winds will strengthen Monday, with gusts of 40-50 mph becoming widespread for the lower elevations. Although some moderation in humidity levels is anticipated (some warned areas may bottom out between 15-20%), critical conditions are likely given the substantial wind speeds. * Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 238, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250 and 251. * Timing...Red Flag Warning from 9AM to 6PM Monday. * Winds...West 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 14 percent. * Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire spread. Avoid outdoor burning and any activity that may produce a spark and start a wildfire.

Read Full Alert
Area
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County; Northeast Weld County; Central and South Weld County; Morgan County; Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties; North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln County; Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County; Logan County; Washington County; Sedgwick County; Phillips County

Red Flag Warning

Red Flag Warning issued February 25 at 11:55PM MST until February 26 at 6:00PM MST by NWS Denver CO

West winds will strengthen Monday, with gusts of 40-50 mph becoming widespread for the lower elevations. Although some moderation in humidity levels is anticipated (some warned areas may bottom out between 15-20%), critical conditions are likely given the substantial wind speeds. * Affected Area...Fire Weather Zones 239, 240 and 241. * Timing...From 9AM to 6PM Monday. * Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph. * Relative Humidity...As low as 13 percent. * Impacts...Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire spread. Avoid outdoor burning and any activity that may produce a spark and start a wildfire.

Read Full Alert
Area
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield County; North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County; Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet

Avalanche Watch

Avalanche Watch issued February 25 at 4:21PM MST by NWS Denver CO

AVABOU THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER. ...AVALANCHE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 5PM SUNDAY UNTIL 6AM WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Dangerous avalanche conditions are developing. Expect the Avalanche Danger to rise to HIGH (Level 4 of 5) Monday night. * WHERE...Park Range, Gore Range, Elk Mountains, Ruby Range, West Elk Mountains, and Sawatch Range. * WHEN...Expect dangerous avalanche conditions to begin on Monday night and last through Wednesday at 6:00 AM. * IMPACTS...Heavy snow and strong winds will create dangerous avalanche conditions by Monday night. Avalanches will break wide across terrain features and run long distances. Avalanches will run naturally. * PRECAUTION/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Travel in, near, or under avalanche terrain is not recommended Tuesday or Wednesday. Avoid travel on and under slopes steeper than about 30 degrees. You can find more detailed information at colorado.gov/avalanche

Read Full Alert
Area
Elkhead and Park Mountains; Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys; West Elk and Sawatch Mountains; West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet; South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet; Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft; Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Winter Storm Warning issued February 25 at 12:59PM MST until February 27 at 11:00PM MST by NWS Denver CO

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations between 10 and 20 inches. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph. * WHERE...Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range, and The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks. * WHEN...From 6 AM Monday to 11 PM MST Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Travel may become very difficult due to heavy snowfall on roadways and low visibility in blowing snow. Visibilities may drop below 1/4 mile due to falling and blowing snow. The worst conditions are expected Monday night and Tuesday morning.

Read Full Alert
Area
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet; South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet; South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet
Disclaimer

Currently

Partly Cloudy 48°F
29.84in
Barometer
27%
Humidity
Southwest 15.0mph
Wind
Partly Cloudy

Alerts Nearby

More Local Information

Bookmark and Share