Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 40.65°NLon: -105.51°WElev: 5016ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 13 Feb 12:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Rustic CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Rustic CO
 40.65°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
3:43 am MST Feb 13, 2016
12pm MST Feb 13, 2016-6pm MST Feb 19, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database