Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

A Few Clouds and Breezy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 16%
Wind Speed SE 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Sep 5:54 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 37. South wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow showers after 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. South wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.82°N 104.96°W (Elev. 9738 ft)
5:41 pm MDT Sep 18, 2021
6pm MDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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