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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.23°NLon: 106.32°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 2:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Alma CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Alma CO
 39.22°N 106.11°W (Elev. 11670 ft)
3:32 am MDT Aug 20, 2017
3am MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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