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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.72 in (997.7 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Calhan CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 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: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Calhan CO
 38.97°N 104.35°W (Elev. 6594 ft)
11:44 pm MDT May 24, 2017
12am MDT May 25, 2017-6pm MDT May 30, 2017
 
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