Storms in the Plains; Fire Weather Threats in the Southwest and Southeast

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains. Strong storms may also develop in the Central Great Basin and North Plains. Dry, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather in the Southwest, and elevated threats in U.P. of Michigan and the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

16°C

61°F

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 28 G 33 km/h
Barometer 1012.1 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (47°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 May 11:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Peyton CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 19. South southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 8. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 15. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 15 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 7. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 19. South southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 8. North wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 15. North wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 7. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 21. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Peyton CO
 39.03°N 104.47°W (Elev. 2059 m)
11:56 am MDT May 15, 2021
12pm MDT May 15, 2021-6pm MDT May 21, 2021
 
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