Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

A Few Clouds

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 24 Oct 5:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Collins CO

Winter Storm Watch October 25, 06:00am until October 26, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow after midnight.  Low around 13. Blustery, with a north wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to near 19 by 8am, then falling to around 13 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light east northeast  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. Low around 13. Blustery, with a north wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to near 19 by 8am, then falling to around 13 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light east northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Collins CO
 40.56°N 105.07°W (Elev. 4984 ft)
3:43 am MDT Oct 24, 2020
6am MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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