Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Partly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 22 Oct 9:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm.  Low around 24. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east northeast  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 8pm, then snow after 8pm. Low around 24. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow likely before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.85°N 104.76°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
8:51 pm MDT Oct 22, 2019
10pm MDT Oct 22, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2019
 
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