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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Overcast with Haze

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 6:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
6:02 pm MDT Apr 30, 2017
6pm MDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm MDT May 7, 2017
 
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