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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Thunderstorm

45°F

7°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NW 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 20 May 1:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
1:58 pm MDT May 20, 2018
2pm MDT May 20, 2018-6pm MDT May 26, 2018
 
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