Multiday Heat Wave Forecast For Much of Central/Eastern U.S.

A major summer heat wave is forecast midweek into this coming weekend across much of the central and eastern states and lingering in the southwest. The combination of temperature and humidity will lift the heat index above 100 in many locations with 110 or higher possible in the warmest locations. There will be nearly no relief at night with overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Colorado Plains Regional Airport (KAKO)

Lat: 40.17°NLon: 103.21°WElev: 4682ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 14 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 16 Jul 12:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Yuma CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 96. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 96. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Yuma CO
 40.13°N 102.72°W
12:42 pm MDT Jul 16, 2019
1pm MDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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