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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Collins/Loveland - Northern Colorado Regional Airport (KFNL)

Lat: 40.45°NLon: 105.02°WElev: 5016ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (998.7 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 11:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Collins CO

Red Flag Warning until March 23, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely after 7pm, mixing with snow after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a north wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tonight
Rain showers likely after 7pm, mixing with snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a north wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Collins CO
 40.56°N 105.07°W (Elev. 4984 ft)
8:35 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
12pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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