Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6186ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 1 Mar 7:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SW Yoder CO

Red Flag Warning March 2, 10:00am until March 2, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind around 15 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SW Yoder CO
 38.77°N 104.3°W (Elev. 6037 ft)
6:33 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
8pm MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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