Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Aug 4:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Denver CO

Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until August 21, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 84. East wind around 9 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 84. East wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 60. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Denver CO
 39.78°N 104.88°W (Elev. 5279 ft)
3:00 pm MDT Aug 21, 2019
5pm MDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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