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Active weather from Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest

A storm system in the northern U.S. will bring a variety of weather across several states from the Northern Rockies to the Upper Midwest on Saturday. Several inches of early-season snow are forecast in the higher elevations of Idaho and western Montana. Locally-heavy rain will accompany strong thunderstorms in the northern Plains and Upper Midwest.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fort Collins/Loveland, Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport (KFNL)

Lat: 40.45°NLon: 105.02°WElev: 5016ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Sep 1:35 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Fort Collins CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Isolated showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.
Labor Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Fort Collins CO
 40.56°N 105.1°W (Elev. 5016 ft)
1:09 am MDT Sep 5, 2015
1am MDT Sep 5, 2015-6pm MDT Sep 11, 2015
 
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