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.

Partly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Jul 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
6:52 am MDT Jul 24, 2016
8am MDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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