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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 17%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 19 Aug 2:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West 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.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West 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.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain showers between 11pm and 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.84°N 105.05°W (Elev. 13750 ft)
1:38 pm MDT Aug 19, 2017
3pm MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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