Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

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

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 21 Oct 6:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Poudre Park CO

Red Flag Warning until October 22, 08:00am
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Red Flag Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until October 22, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Smoke

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of drizzle after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 48 by noon, then falling to around 33 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 16 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Drizzle/Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of snow and freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Areas Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy snow and freezing drizzle before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm.  Low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 16.

    Snow

    High: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of drizzle after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 48 by noon, then falling to around 33 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 16 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Areas of snow and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Patchy snow and freezing drizzle before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. Low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Poudre Park CO
 40.66°N 105.34°W (Elev. 7192 ft)
6:40 pm MDT Oct 21, 2020
7pm MDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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