Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

A Few Clouds

74°F

23°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 9:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Peyton CO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. North northwest wind around 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Peyton CO
 39.07°N 104.53°W (Elev. 7228 ft)
9:40 am MDT Jul 6, 2022
10am MDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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