Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: 104.82°WElev: 6572ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Monument CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Monument CO
 39.07°N 104.87°W (Elev. 6988 ft)
11:25 am MDT Aug 17, 2018
1pm MDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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