Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
8:58 pm MDT May 2, 2016
3am MDT May 3, 2016-6pm MDT May 9, 2016
 
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