Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S. Today; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible today and Thursday across parts of the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and mid Mississippi Valley. Damaging winds, large hail and flooding should be the main threats. A record-breaking and dangerous heatwave is coming to the West. Dozens of daily high temperature records could be broken starting this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Broomfield / Jeffco (KBJC)

Lat: 39.9°NLon: 105.1°WElev: 5551ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 23 Jun 3:49 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Golden CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Widespread haze after 10pm. Areas of smoke between 7pm and 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Widespread haze after 10pm. Areas of smoke between 7pm and 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Golden CO
 39.74°N 105.25°W (Elev. 6995 ft)
2:48 pm MDT Jun 23, 2021
4pm MDT Jun 23, 2021-6pm MDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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