Showers and Thunderstorms; Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce elevated fire weather threats. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

A Few Clouds

26°C

78°F

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 km/h
Barometer 1010.0 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (25°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index25°C (77°F)
Last update 7 May 10:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 3. West wind around 20 km/h becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around -3. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: -3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 0. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around -5. East southeast wind around 20 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: -5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 15 to 20 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Sunday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 3. West wind around 20 km/h becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around -3. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 centimeters possible.
Monday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. High near 0. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around -5. East southeast wind around 20 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 5. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 11. West wind around 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.86°N 105.02°W (Elev. 3232 m)
10:20 am MDT May 7, 2021
11am MDT May 7, 2021-6pm MDT May 13, 2021
 
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