Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

56°F

13°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed N 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 2:58 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.73°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5276 ft)
12:28 pm MDT Mar 30, 2020
3pm MDT Mar 30, 2020-6pm MDT Apr 6, 2020
 
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