Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Central Colorado Regional Airport (KAEJ)

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

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 21 Oct 7:35 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles N Buena Vista CO

Red Flag Warning October 22, 10:00am until October 22, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm.  High near 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 11. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Snow showers before 1pm, then rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. High near 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Low around 11. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles N Buena Vista CO
 38.88°N 106.14°W (Elev. 8225 ft)
7:02 pm MDT Oct 21, 2020
7pm MDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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