Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Collins/Loveland - Northern Colorado Regional Airport (KFNL)

Lat: 40.45°NLon: 105.02°WElev: 5016ft.

Fair and Breezy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed W 21 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.45 in (993.9 mb)
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 3:56 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Milliken CO

Red Flag Warning until March 2, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 2, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 22 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a west wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a slight chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Milliken CO
 40.33°N 104.85°W (Elev. 4738 ft)
2:07 pm MST Mar 2, 2024
4pm MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 9, 2024
 
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