Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Colorado Plains Regional Airport (KAKO)

Lat: 40.17°NLon: 103.21°WElev: 4682ft.

Fair and Breezy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 22 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (993.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 16 Apr 1:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Anton CO

High Wind Warning April 16, 06:00am until April 16, 06:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm.  High near 63. Very windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Very Windy.
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a west northwest wind 23 to 33 mph decreasing to 8 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 3am, then snow showers likely after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm. High near 63. Very windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 29 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a west northwest wind 23 to 33 mph decreasing to 8 to 18 mph. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Friday Night
Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 3am, then snow showers likely after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Anton CO
 39.75°N 103.21°W (Elev. 4852 ft)
1:23 am MDT Apr 16, 2024
2am MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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