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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

40°F

4°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 24 Mar 5:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

U S A F Academy CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
U S A F Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.86°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
5:10 pm MDT Mar 24, 2017
6pm MDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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