Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

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

NA

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed N 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 28 Jan 10:00 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Red Cliff CO

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

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers, mainly before 5pm.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 7pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1pm. High near 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 13 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Widespread blowing snow. High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1pm. High near 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Red Cliff CO
 39.44°N 106.48°W (Elev. 12434 ft)
11:19 am MST Jan 28, 2023
12pm MST Jan 28, 2023-6pm MST Feb 3, 2023
 
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