Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Air Force Academy (KAFF)

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

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Aug 11:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Palmer Lake CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 89. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 89. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Palmer Lake CO
 39.13°N 104.9°W (Elev. 7198 ft)
11:47 pm MDT Aug 12, 2020
12am MDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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