Early Season Heat; Late Season Snow

An early season heat wave will consume a good portion of the Eastern U.S. today through the weekend, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Ohio Valley. Numerous record high temperatures are likely and heat advisories are in effect for Boston, New York City and Philadelphia. A late season snow will impact the central Rockies and several inches of snow are possible in the Denver metro area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fog/Mist

35°F

2°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1002.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 20 May 8:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Black Forest CO

Winter Storm Warning May 20, 12:00pm until May 21, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 24. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then rain and snow showers between 2pm and 4pm, then snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. High near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. East northeast wind around 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. South wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Black Forest CO
 39.06°N 104.58°W (Elev. 7336 ft)
7:50 am MDT May 20, 2022
9am MDT May 20, 2022-6pm MDT May 26, 2022
 
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