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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

Lat: 39.608°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7781ft.

Lt Snow

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed WNW 7 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 20 Feb 10:52 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Vail CO

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 1pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 9 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -20. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -20. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Patchy blowing snow before 1pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -20. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -20. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Vail CO
 39.6°N 106.38°W (Elev. 10259 ft)
10:34 am MST Feb 20, 2018
11am MST Feb 20, 2018-6pm MST Feb 26, 2018
 
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