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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

Denver Nexrad (KFTG)

Lat: 39.78°NLon: 104.55°WElev: 5607ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed SE 21 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 19 Apr 9:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Byers CO

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

    Today: Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a south southeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Windy. Sunny
    then Areas
    Blowing Dust

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Windy. Areas
    Blowing Dust
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely.  Low around 33. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east northeast 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing dust after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a south southeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 5am. Areas of blowing dust before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely. Low around 33. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east northeast 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Byers CO
 39.68°N 104.18°W (Elev. 5233 ft)
9:57 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
10am MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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