Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest 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

50°F

10°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.61 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Jun 10:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NNE Saint Elmo CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NNE Saint Elmo CO
 38.8°N 106.33°W (Elev. 10968 ft)
9:38 pm MDT Jun 28, 2016
11pm MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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