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Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Partly Cloudy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1003.3 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 8 May 1:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

U S A F Academy CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 40. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then snow showers likely after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 32. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 40. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then snow showers likely after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 32. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
U S A F Academy CO
 38.98°N 104.86°W (Elev. 6798 ft)
11:18 pm MDT May 7, 2021
2am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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