Storms in the East; Monsoons and Fire Weather Out West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms, and, locally heavy rain from the Plains to the Northeast. Monsoon moisture shifts to the east into portions of the southern Plains and may produce excessive rains across portions of the High Plains and desert southwest. Fire Weather threats remain elevated to critical with isolated dry thunderstorms in the Intermountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Fair

N/A

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.50 in
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Buena Vista CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South 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: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 10 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 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east southeast 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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South 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.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Buena Vista CO
 38.86°N 106.16°W (Elev. 8146 ft)
3:46 am MDT Aug 17, 2018
7am MDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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