Powerful Storm Impacting Parts of Alaska; Threat of Locally Heavy Rainfall Persists in the Southwest

A powerful autumn storm is forecast to impact the Far North region and West-Central coasts of Alaska during the next few days with high winds, coastal flooding, high surf, and beach erosion. Elsewhere, mainly quiet weather is forecast across the continental United States, although locally heavy showers and thunderstorms remain possible across the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: 104.82°WElev: 6572ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 7 Oct 1:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Calhan CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northeast wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Calhan CO
 39.01°N 104.29°W (Elev. 6693 ft)
12:45 am MDT Oct 7, 2022
2am MDT Oct 7, 2022-6pm MDT Oct 13, 2022
 
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