Heat Continues in the Northeast; Fire Weather Threat Persists in the West

Above normal temperatures are expected to continue into midweek for portions of the Northeast, including the I-95 corridor from New York to southern Maine. Critical fire weather conditions are expected in the interior Pacific Northwest, with additional Red Flag Warnings in effect for the Great Basin and Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

070E171 DOWD JCT. (CO092)

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

NA

50°F

10°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 4 MPH
Barometer 1019.3 mb
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.19 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 11 Aug 05:04 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail CO

Fire Weather Watch August 12, 11:00am until August 12, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: Areas of smoke after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Areas Smoke

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Areas Smoke
    then Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of smoke after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Areas of smoke before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Vail CO
 39.64°N 106.39°W (Elev. 8238 ft)
4:33 am MDT Aug 11, 2020
5am MDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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