Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

VAIL PASS CDOT YARD (CAVLP)

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

NA

58°F

14°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SSW 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Sep 11:00 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Vail CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 33.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers before 9pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Vail CO
 39.6°N 106.3°W (Elev. 10827 ft)
7:25 am MDT Sep 18, 2021
11am MDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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