Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Apr 5:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Monument COSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 15 mph.
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 39.07°N 104.87°W (Elev. 6988 ft)
3:42 am MDT Apr 17, 2024
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