Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains

Strong thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible across the central Plains today. Strong storms are also possible in eastern portions of New York State, Pennsylvania and southern New England. 100 degree heat continues across the southwest and builds into the Inter-mountain west.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.68 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 6:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Climax CO

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Climax CO
 39.35°N 106.1°W (Elev. 12421 ft)
4:21 am MDT Jun 28, 2016
7am MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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