Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 7:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNW Cripple Creek CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNW Cripple Creek CO
 38.83°N 105.25°W (Elev. 8412 ft)
6:16 am MDT Aug 22, 2019
8am MDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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