Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Windy

20°C

68°F

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed W 50 G 80 km/h
Barometer 29.73 in
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 1:45 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Golden CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a north wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers after 3am.  Low around 3. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  High near 8. East northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 1am, 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: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 8 °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.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 27 to 32 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy, with a north wind 22 to 27 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 11. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 8 to 13 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers after 3am. Low around 3. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. High near 8. East northeast wind 5 to 13 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Golden CO
 39.76°N 105.22°W (Elev. 1767 m)
2:01 pm MDT May 8, 2021
2pm MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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