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

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
2:46 pm MDT May 1, 2016
3pm MDT May 1, 2016-6pm MDT May 8, 2016
 
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