Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
3:28 pm MDT Jul 24, 2016
4pm MDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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