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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

40°F

4°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 19 Aug 4:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Granite CO

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Granite CO
 39°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9386 ft)
3:55 am MDT Aug 19, 2017
5am MDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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