Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 15 May 9:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Colorado Springs CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 44. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 61. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 44. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 61. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Colorado Springs CO
 38.83°N 104.82°W (Elev. 5997 ft)
8:58 pm MDT May 15, 2021
10pm MDT May 15, 2021-6pm MDT May 22, 2021
 
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