Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pueblo Memorial Airport (KPUB)

Lat: 38.29°NLon: 104.51°WElev: 4672ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 9%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 14 Aug 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Canon City CO

  • Today

    Today: Areas of smoke before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 98. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of smoke before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 98. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Canon City CO
 38.45°N 105.24°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
6:39 am MDT Aug 14, 2020
11am MDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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