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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Jul 6:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. 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 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. 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 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. 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 before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO
 39.27°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9813 ft)
5:51 pm MDT Jul 21, 2017
7pm MDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm MDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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