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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • Today

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
8:01 am MDT Jul 6, 2015
11am MDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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