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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS - CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

Lat: 39.57861°NLon: 106.24722°WElev: 10249ft.

NA

42°F

6°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 1 G 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Aug 6:00 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Red Cliff CO
 39.47°N 106.34°W (Elev. 9370 ft)
5:19 am MDT Aug 20, 2017
6am MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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