Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across Much of the Great Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the High Plains

Widespread severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, tornadoes (a few of which may become strong) and damaging winds are likely to develop across portions of the Central U.S. this evening. Strong to severe storms will also be possible in the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions are possible for much of the central and southern High Plains today and Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Space Force Base (KBKF)

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

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

14°C

57°F

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed NW 33 G 46 km/h
Barometer 996.9 mb (29.57 in)
Dewpoint -7°C (19°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 Apr 6:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h becoming northwest 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming west 10 to 20 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy, with a north wind 27 to 32 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 9 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a southwest wind 24 to 29 km/h becoming northwest 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then a chance of showers between 9am and noon. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a northwest wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming west 10 to 20 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers after midnight, mixing with snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy, with a north wind 27 to 32 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Friday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 1pm, then rain showers likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.76°N 104.88°W (Elev. 1615 m)
6:56 pm MDT Apr 15, 2024
7pm MDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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