Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Denver, Denver International Airport (KDEN)

Lat: 39.85°NLon: 104.66°WElev: 5404ft.

Partly Cloudy

20°C

68°F

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed NE 17 km/h
Barometer 1007.5 mb (29.90 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (16°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 Mar 2:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Denver International Airport CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. South southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Southeast wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 12 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.

    Snow Likely

    High: 3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 14 to 18 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. South southwest wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. Southeast wind 11 to 18 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 27 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Denver International Airport CO
 39.83°N 104.68°W (Elev. 1620 m)
9:16 am MST Mar 8, 2021
3pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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