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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 8:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fountain CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Fountain CO
 38.66°N 104.69°W (Elev. 5499 ft)
6:45 am MDT Jul 21, 2017
9am MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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