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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

Springfield, Comanche National Grassland (KSPD)

Lat: 37.28°NLon: 102.62°WElev: 4380ft.

45°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Springfield CO

High Wind Watch March 24, 03:00am until March 24, 05:00pm
Red Flag Warning March 23, 11:00am until March 23, 08:00pm
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High Wind Watch
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Very windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Very windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Springfield CO
 37.4°N 102.61°W (Elev. 4298 ft)
3:47 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
7am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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