Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

Lat: 39.57861°NLon: 106.24722°WElev: 10249ft.

NA

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 27 Jan 12:00 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 28, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow between 2pm and 3pm. High near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow between noon and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after noon. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow between 2pm and 3pm. High near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between noon and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 28. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after noon. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
12:49 pm MST Jan 27, 2023
1pm MST Jan 27, 2023-6pm MST Feb 2, 2023
 
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