Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Partly Cloudy

6°C

43°F

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SE 19 km/h
Barometer 1006.9 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (17°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 24 May 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. West wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. West southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. West wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Northwest wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. South southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. West wind around 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 3143 m)
8:04 pm MDT May 24, 2016
10pm MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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