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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 7:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Calhan CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers likely before 11pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 11pm, then snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 30. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northwest wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Calhan CO
 38.97°N 104.35°W (Elev. 6594 ft)
6:51 pm MDT Apr 23, 2017
8pm MDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm MDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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