Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:54 am MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Manitou Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 7am, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle between 7am and 8am, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle after 8am.  Areas of fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and Areas
    Fog

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow after 4am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 7am, then a slight chance of freezing drizzle between 7am and 8am, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle after 8am. Areas of fog before 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Manitou Springs CO
 38.87°N 104.88°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
3:33 am MST Jan 18, 2022
6am MST Jan 18, 2022-6pm MST Jan 24, 2022
 
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