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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1003.0 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 11:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Air Force Academy CO

Winter Storm Warning April 28, 06:00pm until April 29, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered rain showers before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 24. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered rain showers before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 32. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Air Force Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.83°W (Elev. 6581 ft)
10:00 am MDT Apr 28, 2017
12pm MDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm MDT May 4, 2017
 
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