Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS - CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

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

NA

2°F

-17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 2 G 6 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 Dec 3:00 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Vail Pass CO

Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Wind chill values as low as -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 6 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Wind chill values as low as -25. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Areas of blowing snow. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -20. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Wind chill values as low as -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -12. Wind chill values as low as -25. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Vail Pass CO
 39.56°N 106.27°W (Elev. 10797 ft)
6:34 am MST Dec 6, 2016
7am MST Dec 6, 2016-6pm MST Dec 12, 2016
 
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