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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed S 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Calhan CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 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: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest 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
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest 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.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Calhan CO
 38.97°N 104.35°W (Elev. 6594 ft)
11:11 am MDT Aug 17, 2017
1pm MDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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