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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

13°C

55°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 30.68 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 1:34 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West southwest wind around 8 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers between 9am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 20 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West southwest wind around 8 km/h.
Friday
Isolated showers between 9am and noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. West southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 3226 m)
12:12 am MDT Jul 21, 2017
1am MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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