Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: 104.69°WElev: 6186ft.

Mostly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 6:54 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Colorado Springs CO

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 7am and 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Colorado Springs CO
 38.9°N 104.77°W (Elev. 6398 ft)
7:05 am MDT Aug 16, 2022
7am MDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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