Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.47523°NLon: 106.15228°WElev: 12028ft.

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then scattered snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.54°N 106.21°W (Elev. 11375 ft)
7:18 am MDT May 25, 2016
8am MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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