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

48°F

9°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.80 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 31 Jul 5:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ENE 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 possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Steady temperature around 49. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 40. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 53. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Steady temperature around 49. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 40. Southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 53. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ENE Vail CO
 39.7°N 106.25°W (Elev. 12090 ft)
3:04 pm MDT Jul 31, 2021
5pm MDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm MDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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