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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.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 50. Light west northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 50. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
3:12 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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