Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6186ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Oct 5:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

Winter Weather Advisory October 25, 12:00pm until October 26, 06:00pm
Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Red Flag Warning until October 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  High near 25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight.  Areas of fog after 10pm. Low around 5. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers before midnight, then snow after midnight. Areas of fog after 10pm. Low around 5. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.85°N 104.76°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
6:01 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
6pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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