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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

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

Hvy Snow

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed WNW 28 G 37 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 0.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 19 Feb 5:52 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NNE Vail CO

Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 08:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 2am. Low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm.  Widespread blowing snow between 9am and 4pm. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -20. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 1 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -30. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 10 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 14 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 2am. Low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Widespread blowing snow between 9am and 4pm. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -20. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -30. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NNE Vail CO
 39.76°N 106.34°W (Elev. 12064 ft)
6:05 pm MST Feb 19, 2018
6pm MST Feb 19, 2018-6pm MST Feb 26, 2018
 
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