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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: 104.82°WElev: 6572ft.

Light Snow

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 0.88 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 21 Jan 3:58 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Black Forest CO

Winter Storm Warning until January 21, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 21, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sun

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Blustery, with a north wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Black Forest CO
 39.02°N 104.64°W (Elev. 7398 ft)
2:52 pm MST Jan 21, 2018
4pm MST Jan 21, 2018-6pm MST Jan 28, 2018
 
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