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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

Lat: 39.608°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7781ft.

NA

53°F

12°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed WNW 17 G 27 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 11:23 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain showers before 8pm, then periods of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then periods of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Periods of rain showers before 8pm, then periods of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then periods of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
10:58 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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