Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Light Showers Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.35 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 9:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Falcon CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Falcon CO
 38.98°N 104.55°W (Elev. 6837 ft)
5:58 pm MDT Aug 16, 2022
10pm MDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2022
 
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