Dangerous Heat Across The Southern U.S. And Severe Thunderstorms In The Plains and Upper Midwest

After a sweltering weekend, heat advisories and excessive heat warnings continue across the southern tier of the U.S. with the potential for more record high temperatures and very dangerous heat indices. Also, severe thunderstorms with all hazards, including tornadoes, hail, damaging winds and heavy rain, are expected this afternoon and evening from the Upper Midwest to the central High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Aspen-Pitkin County Airport (KASE)

Lat: 39.22992°NLon: 106.87051°WElev: 7673ft.

NA

81°F

27°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed N 5 MPH
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.71 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 13 Jul 12:20 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Aspen/Sardy Field CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Aspen/Sardy Field CO
 39.23°N 106.86°W (Elev. 7861 ft)
11:47 am MDT Jul 13, 2020
12pm MDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm MDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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