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Rain for the Northwest

An unseasonably cool weather pattern is predicted for the remainder of the work week for portions of the Northwest. This will bring welcomed rain showers to portions of this region of the country as crews continue to fight large wildfires.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Partly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Sep 3:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.85°N 104.76°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
3:24 am MDT Sep 3, 2015
4am MDT Sep 3, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 9, 2015
 
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