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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast

-10°C

14°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.67 in
Dewpoint -13°C (9°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 28 Apr 6:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

Winter Weather Advisory April 28, 04:00pm until April 29, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near -4. West northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: -4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around -12. Wind chill values as low as -19. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    Low: -12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near -1. Wind chill values as low as -18. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -21. Northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow before midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 3.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 3.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near -4. West northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around -12. Wind chill values as low as -19. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -1. Wind chill values as low as -18. East southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -21. Northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 3226 m)
5:44 am MDT Apr 28, 2017
6am MDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm MDT May 4, 2017
 
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