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Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend

A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
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Vail Pass CO

7 Day Forecast

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Denver-Boulder, CO Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Snow

Low: 15 °F

Sunday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

High: 27 °F

Sunday
Night

Heavy Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Heavy
Snow

Low: 18 °F

Monday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

High: 23 °F

Monday
Night

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

Snow

Low: 6 °F

Tuesday

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 17 °F

Tuesday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 7 °F

Wednesday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 26 °F

Wednesday
Night

Slight Chance Snow

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Snow. Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
  • Sunday Snow with areas of blowing snow. High near 27. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night Snow with widespread blowing snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
  • Monday Snow with areas of blowing snow. High near 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
  • Monday Night Snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around 6. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
  • Tuesday A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
  • Tuesday Night A 10 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
  • Wednesday Night A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
  • Christmas Day A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
  • Thursday Night Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
  • Friday A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
  • Friday Night A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.