Thunderstorms Across the Southeast U.S.; Elevated to Locally Critical Fire Weather in Colorado

A few strong to marginally severe thunderstorms are possible across the Southeast U.S. Friday. A Marginal Risk (Level 1 of 5) outlook has been issued. Strong winds and hail will be the main threats. Elevated to locally critical fire weather conditions will persist across south-central Colorado today due to dry conditions and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 12:15 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Idaho Springs CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 26. East wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 1pm, then rain showers likely after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Light east wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 7pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 26. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 1pm, then rain showers likely after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Light east wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 7pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Idaho Springs CO
 39.74°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
10:30 pm MDT Apr 18, 2024
12am MDT Apr 19, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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