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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sterling Municipal Airport (KSTK)

Lat: 40.61°NLon: 103.26°WElev: 4026ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 5 Jul 5:50 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Sterling CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 95. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Hot and
    Breezy

    High: 100 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 95. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
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Point Forecast:
Sterling CO
 40.64°N 103.19°W (Elev. 3934 ft)
3:37 pm MDT Jul 5, 2020
5pm MDT Jul 5, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2020
 
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