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Heavy rain could bring flash flooding to parts of southern Plains

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a slow-moving frontal system will bring heavy rainfall to parts of the southern Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, which could result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected across parts of northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. Some locations could see rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.43 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 7 Jul 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Alma CO

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Alma CO
 39.22°N 106.11°W (Elev. 11670 ft)
5:15 am MDT Jul 7, 2015
8am MDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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