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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: 104.76°WElev: 5577ft.

Mostly Cloudy

14°C

58°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1001.7 mb (29.77 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 7:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Buckley Air Force Base/Aurora CO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming north 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North northeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 2. East southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 7. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 2am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming north 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North northeast wind 13 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. East wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 2. East southeast wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 7. East southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 2am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Buckley Air Force Base/Aurora CO
 39.7°N 104.76°W (Elev. 1706 m)
3:33 am MDT May 8, 2021
8am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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