Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Aug 2:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.78°N 104.88°W (Elev. 5279 ft)
2:40 pm MDT Aug 23, 2016
4pm MDT Aug 23, 2016-6pm MDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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