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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: 104.76°WElev: 5577ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 19 Apr 9:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Denver CO

Red Flag Warning April 19, 11:00am until April 19, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely.  Low around 34. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely. Low around 34. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Denver CO
 39.73°N 104.96°W (Elev. 5299 ft)
9:57 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
10am MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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