Hot temperatures in the Southwest U.S.

Heat is building once again into the Southwest. Temperatures over 100 degrees can be expected in the Desert Southwest through most of this week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West on Tuesday.
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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 52%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.66 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 12:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Granite CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Granite CO
 39°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9386 ft)
11:54 pm MDT Jun 27, 2016
1am MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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