Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Lake Effect Snow in the Northeast

A strong system will spread lower elevation rain and mountain snow across the Southwest U.S., Great Basin, and Central Rockies into this weekend. Moisture from this western system will combine with a cold Canadian front to produce snow for portions of the Midwest this weekend. Meanwhile, unsettled conditions in the Northeast will continue to produce lake effect snow, heavy at times. Read More >

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

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

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 21 Jan 6:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before noon. Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before noon. Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. West wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.81°N 105.07°W (Elev. 11598 ft)
5:39 pm MST Jan 21, 2021
7pm MST Jan 21, 2021-6pm MST Jan 28, 2021
 
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