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

Fort Collins/Loveland - Northern Colorado Regional Airport (KFNL)

Lat: 40.45°NLon: 105.02°WElev: 5016ft.

A Few Clouds

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 8:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Collins CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Low around 13. Blustery, with an east wind 8 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 13 by 10am. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light east northeast  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then snow after 1am. Low around 13. Blustery, with an east wind 8 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 13 by 10am. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light east northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Collins CO
 40.56°N 105.07°W (Elev. 4984 ft)
3:43 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
9am MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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