Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buckley Space Force Base (KBKF)

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

A Few Clouds

59°F

15°C

Humidity 7%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 11:58 am MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Denver CO

Fire Weather Watch March 2, 10:00am until March 2, 07:00pm
Click here for hazard details and duration
Fire Weather Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Windy. Chance
    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Windy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Monday
A slight chance of snow before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Denver CO
 39.71°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5282 ft)
9:15 am MST Feb 29, 2024
12pm MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database