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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

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 NA
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Last update 28 Feb 3:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

Winter Weather Advisory until February 28, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 28, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely before 4am, then snow likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 21. Wind chill values as low as -11. Windy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -28. Very windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Very Windy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -28. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely before 4am, then snow likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 11. West southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 21. Wind chill values as low as -11. Windy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -28. Very windy, with a west wind 26 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -28. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
2:27 am MST Feb 28, 2017
3am MST Feb 28, 2017-6pm MST Mar 6, 2017
 
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