Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 18 May 1:45 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Westminster CO

Red Flag Warning May 19, 11:00am until May 19, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a west wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 17 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain showers before 4pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 48. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a west wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 17 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Friday
Rain showers before 4pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 48. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Westminster CO
 39.9°N 105.06°W (Elev. 5302 ft)
7:29 am MDT May 18, 2022
2pm MDT May 18, 2022-6pm MDT May 24, 2022
 
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