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.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 5:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSE Twin Lakes CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west northwest.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a light southwest wind becoming west southwest 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • 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 50. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west northwest. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a light southwest wind becoming west southwest 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph. 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 50. West southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSE Twin Lakes CO
 39°N 106.41°W (Elev. 9980 ft)
6:16 am MDT May 24, 2016
6am MDT May 24, 2016-6pm MDT May 30, 2016
 
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