Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 8 May 11:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Vail Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 22. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 32. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 22. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 32. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Vail Pass CO
 39.55°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12149 ft)
10:34 pm MDT May 8, 2021
11pm MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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