Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Space Force Base (KBKF)

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

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 9:58 am MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Arapahoe Park CO

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Windy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Blustery.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Arapahoe Park CO
 39.61°N 104.66°W (Elev. 5899 ft)
9:15 am MST Feb 29, 2024
10am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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