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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

A Few Clouds

55°F

13°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.62 in (997.2 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 23 Mar 8:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Black Forest CO

Blizzard Warning March 24, 12:00am until March 24, 12:00pm
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Blizzard Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then snow.  Widespread blowing snow after midnight. Low around 26. Windy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Blustery then
    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly before 11am.  Widespread blowing snow before noon. High near 39. Windy, with a north wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then snow. Widespread blowing snow after midnight. Low around 26. Windy, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Friday
Snow, mainly before 11am. Widespread blowing snow before noon. High near 39. Windy, with a north wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind around 10 mph becoming north in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Black Forest CO
 39.08°N 104.67°W (Elev. 7539 ft)
6:56 pm MDT Mar 23, 2017
9pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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