Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 106.12°WElev: 7946ft.

Mostly Cloudy

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed W 18 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.42 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Buena Vista CO

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 15 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 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Buena Vista CO
 38.82°N 106.13°W (Elev. 7940 ft)
9:40 am MDT Aug 18, 2018
10am MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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