Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington - Carson County Airport (KITR)

Lat: 39.24°NLon: 102.28°WElev: 4193ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 3:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington CO

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Patchy Fog
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington CO
 39.31°N 102.26°W
3:56 am MDT Aug 18, 2018
4am MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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