Snow in forecast for Vail all weekend
Afternoon storms are a consistent theme throughout
(2:06 p.m.): Snow is in the forecast for Vail and surrounding areas all weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
There is a 70% chance of precipitation starting after 3:00 p.m. Friday, with stormy conditions expected to continue throughout the evening.
Saturday afternoon shows a 30% chance of precipitation, which will carry on into the evening. Sunday will be a similar scenario, with a 40% chance of snow in the afternoon and 20% in the evening.
Varying temperatures will play a factor in the type of precipitation that falls. Areas of lower elevation are expected to be in the thirties all weekend, creating high hopes for those hitting the slopes.
3-6 inches of total accumulation is expected, according to OpenSnow.com.
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