Lake Effect Snow Continues, Snow For Appalachians And Warm Temperatures Out West

Despite the latest winter storm winding down, heavy lake effect snow continues downwind of the Great Lakes. This is especially true off Lakes Erie and Ontario, where blizzard warnings from snow, winds and cold temperatures persist in New York state. A clipper system may deliver light snow accumulations across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Appalachians. Temperatures will be warm out West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1025.4 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 28 Feb 4:58 am MST
Extended Forecast for

U S A F Academy CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
U S A F Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.86°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
3:45 am MST Feb 28, 2020
5am MST Feb 28, 2020-6pm MST Mar 5, 2020
 
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