Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

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

Overcast with Haze

12°C

54°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 7 km/h
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill12°C (53°F)
Last update 20 Aug 8:30 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Boulder CO

  • Today

    Today: Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable.

    Areas Smoke
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 26. Light and variable wind becoming east 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
Areas of smoke before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Boulder CO
 40.02°N 105.25°W (Elev. 1633 m)
7:51 am MDT Aug 20, 2018
8am MDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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