Snow may dust Vail peaks |

Snow may dust Vail peaks

Vail Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado
National Weather Service/Special to the Vail DailyRain and thunderstorms are in Vail, Colorado's forecast through the middle of next week

VAIL, Colorado ” Snow could fall above 9,000 feet during a storm expected to move into Colorado’s Vail Valley tonight and early Saturday, the National Weather Service says.

On Saturday, numerous showers and a few thunderstorms could produce heavy rainfall at times. Snow could fall above 9,000 feet making roads over mountain passes slushy.

The forecast for Saturday is a high near 58 with a 70 percent chance of rain, including a few thunderstorms. The forecast for Sunday is a high near 61 with a 60 percent chance of rain, and a few thunderstorms, the Weather Service says.

The forecast for Memorial Day is a 40 percent chance of showers, with thunderstorms possible afternoon, and a high near 60, the Weather Service says,

Scattered showers and thunderstorms could continue through Wednesday. Many western Colorado rivers, including the Eagle, could peak next week and cause flooding.

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