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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 10:31 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Idaho Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Idaho Springs CO
 39.74°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
6:14 am MDT Jul 27, 2017
10am MDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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