Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6186ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (999.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 10:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Colorado Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 43. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers between 9pm and 5am, then snow showers likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 43. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers between 9pm and 5am, then snow showers likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 11am, then rain showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Colorado Springs CO
 38.92°N 104.8°W (Elev. 6401 ft)
9:45 am MDT May 8, 2021
11am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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