Monsoon Flood Threat in the Southwest; Hot in the South and Northwest

Monsoonal heavy rain will continue flash flood potential across the Southwest and Intermountain West to the central and southern Rockies through this weekend, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas. Excessive heat and humidity with heat indices over 110 degrees will be common over much of the Deep South and interior Northwest this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Copper Mountain - Red Cliff Pass (KCCU)

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

Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.80 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 31 Jul 1:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NE Vail CO

Flash Flood Watch until July 31, 09:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 31, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 56. East wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 56. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  High near 55. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 56. East wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 56. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 6 to 14 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 9am. High near 55. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NE Vail CO
 39.72°N 106.25°W (Elev. 11398 ft)
4:05 am MDT Jul 31, 2021
2pm MDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 6, 2021
 
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