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

44°F

7°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 22 Oct 2:56 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Rustic CO

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

    NOW until
    8:00am Thu

    Red Flag Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of drizzle after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm.  Areas of smoke before noon. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 50 by noon, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Smoke
    then Slight
    Chance
    Drizzle/Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of snow and freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east southeast  after midnight. 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 38. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm.  Low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 17.

    Snow

    High: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of drizzle after noon, mixing with snow after 5pm. Areas of smoke before noon. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 50 by noon, then falling to around 34 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Areas of snow and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east southeast after midnight. 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 38. Light east southeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. Low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Monday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Rustic CO
 40.73°N 105.52°W (Elev. 7598 ft)
10:20 pm MDT Oct 21, 2020
3am MDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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