Heavy Snow for Denver Foothills; Critical Fire Weather Threats in California

A strong cold front moving into the Plains will produce heavy snow, up to a foot, across the Colorado Front Range foothills, including southwest of the Denver metro area. Strong winds behind the front will create critical fire weather threats across much of California through Friday. Later this week, this front will produce heavy rain from the South Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boulder Municipal Airport (KBDU)

Lat: 40.04°NLon: 105.23°WElev: 5288ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Oct 2:29 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Boulder CO

Winter Weather Advisory October 23, 06:00pm until October 24, 08:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 7pm, then snow showers.  Low around 26. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 16 mph.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 7pm, then snow showers. Low around 26. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Boulder CO
 40.02°N 105.28°W (Elev. 5400 ft)
7:30 am MDT Oct 23, 2019
2pm MDT Oct 23, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 29, 2019
 
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