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More flooding possible across the Great Plains

Ample moisture remains in place and will result in heavy rainfall over parts of the central and southern Plains for the next few days. River and flash flooding will continue to be concerns as these areas will see the potential for 3 to 7 inches of additional rainfall accumulations going into the weekend.
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Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

34°F

1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 May 5:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 43. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
4:05 am MDT May 22, 2015
6am MDT May 22, 2015-6pm MDT May 28, 2015
 
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