Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 22 Oct 3:12 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Eldorado Springs CO

Red Flag Warning until October 22, 08:00am
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until October 22, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 54. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Smoke and
    Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of drizzle and snow before 7pm, then areas of snow and freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Areas Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy snow and freezing drizzle before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Wintry
    Mix then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm.  Low around 16. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery then
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Snow

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 54. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 38 by 5pm. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of drizzle and snow before 7pm, then areas of snow and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Patchy snow and freezing drizzle before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. Low around 16. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Eldorado Springs CO
 39.98°N 105.3°W (Elev. 7772 ft)
10:20 pm MDT Oct 21, 2020
3am MDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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