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

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Denver, Denver International Airport (KDEN)

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

Partly Cloudy

16°C

61°F

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 19 km/h
Barometer 998.5 mb (29.74 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 1:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Brighton CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming north 24 to 34 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northeast wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 3. East southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 7. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 21 km/h becoming north 24 to 34 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northeast wind 16 to 21 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northeast wind 10 to 16 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 3. East southeast wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 7. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
A slight 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 17.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Brighton CO
 39.96°N 104.78°W (Elev. 1554 m)
9:01 pm MDT May 7, 2021
2am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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