Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

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

NA

54°F

12°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed N 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 Jul 12:00 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WSW Red Cliff CO

Flash Flood Watch until July 6, 08:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 6, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 59. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles WSW Red Cliff CO
 39.46°N 106.48°W (Elev. 13343 ft)
11:39 am MDT Jul 6, 2022
1pm MDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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