Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Denver Nexrad (KFTG)

Lat: 39.78°NLon: 104.55°WElev: 5607ft.

Partly Cloudy

30°C

86°F

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed SW 7 km/h
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 20 Aug 9:47 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Bennett CO

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 35 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West northwest wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Bennett CO
 39.69°N 104.41°W (Elev. 1706 m)
9:58 am MDT Aug 20, 2019
10am MDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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