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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed N 8 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.49 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Saint Elmo CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Independence Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Saint Elmo CO
 38.69°N 106.34°W (Elev. 10597 ft)
10:01 am MDT Jul 1, 2015
12pm MDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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