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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.45 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 19 Oct 10:48 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a southwest wind 6 to 16 mph increasing to 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light west southwest wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Windy, with a southwest wind 6 to 16 mph increasing to 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
10:57 am MDT Oct 19, 2017
11am MDT Oct 19, 2017-6pm MDT Oct 25, 2017
 
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