Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.74 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 26 Sep 11:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
7:44 am MDT Sep 26, 2016
11am MDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm MDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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