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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

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

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed WNW 19 G 29 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 23 Mar 2:43 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 8pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
1:51 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
3pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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