Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday's Weather Concerns

The start of the Memorial day weekend will feature a number of weather hazards. Severe storms are expected in the north-central Plains and perhaps across New England. Critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Four Corners region. The Northwest will be unsettled with cooler temperatures, showers and mountain snow. A few record highs are likely in the south-central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1007.9 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 27 May 5:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Peyton CO

Fire Weather Watch May 29, 12:00pm until May 29, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning May 28, 11:00am until May 28, 10:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind around 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind around 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind around 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Peyton CO
 39.07°N 104.53°W (Elev. 7228 ft)
5:32 pm MDT May 27, 2022
6pm MDT May 27, 2022-6pm MDT Jun 3, 2022
 
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