Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 20 Feb 5:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Buena Vista CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a 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 Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Buena Vista CO
 38.82°N 106.13°W (Elev. 7940 ft)
5:42 pm MST Feb 20, 2024
6pm MST Feb 20, 2024-6pm MST Feb 27, 2024
 
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