Strong Thunderstorms Across the Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms may impact parts of the northern Great Plains and Upper Midwest today. Heat will begin to build across the northern Plains on today before spreading east across the northern tier states on Thursday. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast on Wednesday across portions of the central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wilkerson Pass (K4BM)

Lat: 39.05°NLon: 105.51°WElev: 11280ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.73 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 28 Jun 11:55 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Cheesman Reservoir CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 55. West southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 70. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 55. West southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 70. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Cheesman Reservoir CO
 39.22°N 105.4°W (Elev. 9127 ft)
7:07 pm MDT Jun 28, 2022
12am MDT Jun 29, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 4, 2022
 
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