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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.38 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 29 May 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Granite CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 3am and 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Light west southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Granite CO
 39°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9386 ft)
1:36 pm MDT May 29, 2015
3pm MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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