Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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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 and Breezy

14°C

57°F

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed S 41 G 52 km/h
Barometer 1006.8 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (26°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 6 May 12:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. South southeast wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 5 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. South wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. South southeast wind 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 10 to 20 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 3143 m)
11:50 am MDT May 6, 2016
1pm MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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