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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

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 7:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Falcon CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Falcon CO
 38.96°N 104.52°W (Elev. 6644 ft)
5:47 pm MDT Aug 18, 2017
8pm MDT Aug 18, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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