Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

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

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 22 Oct 10:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Boulder CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Low around 26. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Light west wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10pm. Low around 26. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Light west wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of snow, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Boulder CO
 40.04°N 105.28°W (Elev. 5495 ft)
8:41 pm MDT Oct 22, 2019
11pm MDT Oct 22, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2019
 
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