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Tropics remain active

The National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for Erica as yet another tropical system, Fred, forms in the eastern Atlantic. Remnants of Erika could still produce heavy rainfall and gusty winds across southern and central Florida on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for two hurricanes, Jimena and Ignacio.
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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

88°F

31°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 30 Aug 5:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Woodland Park CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  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

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  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

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 5 mph. 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 before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north 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)
5:39 pm MDT Aug 30, 2015
6pm MDT Aug 30, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 6, 2015
 
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