Wintry Conditions from the Northern Rockies to Upper Midwest; Critical Fire Weather Across the West

Snow and ice will continue to impact portions of the Northern Rockies, Northern Plains, and Upper Midwest. Father south, heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Middle Mississippi Valley. Another system will bring heavy precipitation to the Pacific Northwest Friday, while critical fire weather conditions prevail over California, the Southern Rockies, and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6186ft.

Overcast

-3°C

27°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1022.3 mb (30.23 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (17°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-9°C (16°F)
Last update 23 Oct 1:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Palmer Lake CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 2. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 20 to 25 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southwest 30 to 35 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around -8. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers.  High near -7. North northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    High: -7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers.  Low around -14. North wind around 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: -14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -10. East wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: -10 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 2. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southwest 30 to 35 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around -8. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Snow showers. High near -7. North northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers. Low around -14. North wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -10. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 1. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 15 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Palmer Lake CO
 39.09°N 104.93°W (Elev. 2608 m)
11:22 pm MDT Oct 22, 2020
2am MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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