Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

Lat: 39.608°NLon: 106.44911°WElev: 7781ft.

NA

33°F

1°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed ESE 5 G 9 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 1.20 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 17 Jan 11:44 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

Winter Weather Advisory January 17, 03:00pm until January 18, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
11:20 am MST Jan 17, 2019
12pm MST Jan 17, 2019-6pm MST Jan 23, 2019
 
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