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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

26°C

78°F

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 1015.5 mb (30.29 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 20 Jul 9:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Black Forest CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. West wind around 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. West wind around 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the morning. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Black Forest CO
 39.02°N 104.64°W (Elev. 2255 m)
10:03 am MDT Jul 20, 2017
10am MDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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