Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains today. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buckley Air Force Base Airport (KBKF)

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

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 6:58 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Denver CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Denver CO
 39.75°N 104.99°W (Elev. 5207 ft)
5:28 am MDT Aug 25, 2019
7am MDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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