Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots, While Severe Storms With Torrential Rainfall Will Threaten The Northeast into Mid-Atlantic Region

More summer heat is expected for parts of the West, South and Northeast before focusing over the southern Plains later this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket each region. A strong cold front will clash with a hot, very moist air mass for afternoon/evening severe storms w/ high winds and intense rainfall from the Northeast to Mid-Atl. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: 104.82°WElev: 6572ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Jul 2:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

U S A F Academy CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
U S A F Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.86°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
12:39 pm MDT Jul 17, 2018
3pm MDT Jul 17, 2018-6pm MDT Jul 23, 2018
 
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