Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 106.15°WElev: 12028ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 17 May 5:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ENE Vail CO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers after noon, mixing with rain after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ENE Vail CO
 39.7°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12090 ft)
4:51 am MDT May 17, 2022
6am MDT May 17, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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