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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.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 May 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO

  • Today

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. 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 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 1am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 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 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. 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 65. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light west southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO
 39.22°N 106.4°W (Elev. 9997 ft)
7:14 am MDT May 29, 2015
11am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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