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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: 104.76°WElev: 5577ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (995.4 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 1:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

Red Flag Warning until March 23, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely between 3am and 4am, then snow after 4am.  Low around 34. Windy, with a west southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north 18 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain.  Areas of blowing snow before noon. High near 54. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely between 3am and 4am, then snow after 4am. Low around 34. Windy, with a west southwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north 18 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain. Areas of blowing snow before noon. High near 54. Windy, with a north wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.73°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5276 ft)
8:35 am MDT Mar 23, 2017
2pm MDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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