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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

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

Lt Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed WNW 11 G 15 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:04 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of flurries before noon, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of flurries before noon, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Vail CO
 39.6°N 106.36°W (Elev. 11119 ft)
4:52 pm MDT Apr 29, 2017
6pm MDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm MDT May 6, 2017
 
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