Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

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

NA

6°C

42°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed ESE 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 1.92 km
Wind Chill4°C (39°F)
Last update 14 May 10:44 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 11. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers between 8am and 4pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 8. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 6.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 6 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 11. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. South southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then rain showers between 8am and 4pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow showers after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. High near 8. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 6.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 9am, then rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Thursday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Vail CO
 39.6°N 106.36°W (Elev. 3389 m)
11:06 pm MDT May 14, 2021
11pm MDT May 14, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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