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Heat Wave in Central U.S.

Dangerous heat will continue in the Nation's mid-section on Tuesday. Combined with high humidity, this will lead to Heat Index temperatures ranging from 100 to 110 degrees Fahrenheit across parts of the Plains and mid-South. Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect. If you must be outside, slow down and drink plenty of water.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1005.6 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 28 Jul 1:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Woodland Park CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Woodland Park CO
 39.06°N 105.1°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
11:54 pm MDT Jul 27, 2015
2am MDT Jul 28, 2015-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2015
 
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