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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Light Snow

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Last update 29 Apr 2:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. North wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -4. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. North wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -4. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
5:02 am MDT Apr 29, 2017
2pm MDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm MDT May 5, 2017
 
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