10 to 20 inches of snow expected on Vail Mountain | VailDaily.com

10 to 20 inches of snow expected on Vail Mountain

Steve Lynn
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado ” 10 to 20 inches of wet, heavy snow could fall at higher elevations by Monday afternoon.

in addition to the 6 to 12 inches that’s expected overnight Sunday, Vail Mountain could get 4 to 8 inches of snow through Monday, said Chris Kuoco, meteorologist for the National Weather Service.

At higher elevations, expect winds from 10 to 20 miles per hour Monday along with 30 mile-per-hour gusts, Kuoco said.

“There’s going to be some blowing snow,” Kuoco said.

Monday’s high is expected to be 39 degrees, but could drop to 5 degrees Monday night.

There’s also a chance of snow later this week.

Staff Writer Steve Lynn can be reached at 748-2931 or slynn@vaildaily.com.

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