Dangerous Heat Building in the West; Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest

A long duration heat wave will build across the Southwest, California, and Pacific Northwest. Dangerous heat is also forecast for the Great Basin and South Plains. Severe storms in the Upper Midwest may have locally heavy rain, damaging winds, and very large hail. Heavy rain and flooding will also be possible in the Deep South and Appalachians. Read More >

Current conditions at

Denver, Denver International Airport (KDEN)

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

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 13 Aug 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Denver International Airport CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke after 9pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of smoke before noon. Sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Areas Smoke
    then Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke after 9pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Areas of smoke before noon. Sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Denver International Airport CO
 39.86°N 104.66°W (Elev. 5374 ft)
7:03 pm MDT Aug 13, 2020
8pm MDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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