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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.

A Few Clouds

59°F

15°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 6:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WSW Alma CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    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. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    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 50 percent 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

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday 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

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
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. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent 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, mainly after noon. 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 WSW Alma CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
6:27 pm MDT Aug 20, 2017
7pm MDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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