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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

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

A Few Clouds

44°F

7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1005.0 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 23 Mar 7:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Pikes Peak Summit CO

Winter Storm Watch March 24, 12:00am until March 24, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight.  Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north 35 to 45 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before noon.  Areas of blowing snow before noon. High near 18. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Very windy, with a north wind 45 to 50 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow then
    Chance Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 5. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Very windy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north 35 to 45 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Friday
Snow, mainly before noon. Areas of blowing snow before noon. High near 18. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Very windy, with a north wind 45 to 50 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.84°N 105.05°W (Elev. 13750 ft)
7:31 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
8am MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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