Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6181ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 13 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 23 Oct 2:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Fort Carson CO

Winter Storm Warning October 23, 06:00pm until October 24, 08:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 20. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 20. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 11 to 17 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 22. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 15 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Fort Carson CO
 38.74°N 104.87°W (Elev. 9065 ft)
2:42 pm MDT Oct 23, 2019
3pm MDT Oct 23, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2019
 
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