Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Jul 1:50 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Golden CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 9 mph becoming northwest. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 9 mph becoming northwest. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 61. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Golden CO
 39.78°N 105.22°W (Elev. 6598 ft)
9:00 am MDT Jul 6, 2022
2pm MDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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