Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 1 Mar 4:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

Fire Weather Watch March 2, 10:00am until March 2, 07:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Windy. Chance
    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Windy, with a west wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.75°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5207 ft)
3:52 am MST Mar 1, 2024
4am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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