Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Last update 5 Dec 4:36 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a west wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -14. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 1 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow.  Low around -5. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: -5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5.

    Chance Snow

    High: 5 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: -12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a west wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -14. West southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. Low around -5. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
3:45 am MST Dec 5, 2016
4am MST Dec 5, 2016-6pm MST Dec 11, 2016
 
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