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Winter Storm Impacting the Rockies and Great Basin

Widespread precipitation is expected from the central Rockies back into the Southwest, with heavy snow accumulations possible, especially across the mountains of southwest Wyoming, Utah and eastern Nevada. The front will push further east on Saturday, with precipitation, including heavy mountain snows, shifting further east across the central and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Colorado Plains Regional Airport (KAKO)

Lat: 40.17°NLon: 103.21°WElev: 4682ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1006.3 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 19 Jan 7:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Akron CO

Winter Storm Watch January 21, 12:00am until January 21, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after noon. High near 27. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after noon. High near 27. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow before midnight. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Akron CO
 40.17°N 103.21°W (Elev. 4692 ft)
3:34 pm MST Jan 19, 2018
8pm MST Jan 19, 2018-6pm MST Jan 26, 2018
 
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