Severe Thunderstorms in West-Central Texas; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the Rockies and Plains

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail and damaging wind gusts will be possible this evening across west-central Texas. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the southern Rockies and portions of the southern Plains through this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

GW3823 VAIL (G3823)

Lat: 39.64277°NLon: 106.39812°WElev: 8172.0ft.

NA

72°F

22°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed S 4 MPH
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.45 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 24 Apr 05:53 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Sunny then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then rain and snow showers likely after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow Showers
    then Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Snow Showers
    then Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then rain and snow showers likely after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers between 9pm and midnight, then snow showers after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
3:58 pm MDT Apr 24, 2024
6pm MDT Apr 24, 2024-6pm MDT May 1, 2024
 
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