Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 5 Oct 10:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Colorado Springs CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 43. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. South wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Colorado Springs CO
 38.85°N 104.76°W (Elev. 6237 ft)
10:37 pm MDT Oct 5, 2022
11pm MDT Oct 5, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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