Snow in the Rockies and High Plains

A surge of cold air will bring rapidly falling temperatures and snow to spread across the Rockies, Plains and Middle Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes over the next couple of days. Heavy showers and thunderstorms will continue to bring a threat of flash and urban flooding, hail, and strong/gusty winds to the Florida peninsula into midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 19 Apr 6:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

Winter Weather Advisory April 19, 03:00pm until April 20, 03:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain before 3pm, then rain and snow likely between 3pm and 4pm, then snow after 4pm.  Areas of fog between 9am and noon. Temperature rising to near 46 by 11am, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Areas Fog
    then
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain before 3pm, then rain and snow likely between 3pm and 4pm, then snow after 4pm. Areas of fog between 9am and noon. Temperature rising to near 46 by 11am, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.73°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5276 ft)
6:52 am MDT Apr 19, 2021
7am MDT Apr 19, 2021-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2021
 
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