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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

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity and Breezy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Jul 4:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 83. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a west wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 83. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a west wind 12 to 17 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.78°N 104.88°W (Elev. 5279 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Jul 21, 2017
5pm MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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