Lingering Rain, Snow, and Wind in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest

A storm off the Pacific Northwest coast will continue low elevation rain and thunderstorms, mountain snow, and gusty winds over much of the West Coast and parts of the Intermountain West into Wednesday before tapering off Wednesday night. Dry, gusty winds will likely bring critical fire weather conditions to parts of New Mexico, southeast Colorado, west Texas, and Guam Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

GW3823 VAIL (G3823)

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

NA

35°F

2°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.85 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Feb 09:23 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then snow showers likely after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then snow showers likely after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
8:58 pm MST Feb 20, 2024
9pm MST Feb 20, 2024-6pm MST Feb 27, 2024
 
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