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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.53 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Leadville North CO

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. 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 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Independence Day
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Leadville North CO
 39.27°N 106.38°W (Elev. 9797 ft)
8:38 pm MDT Jun 30, 2015
11pm MDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm MDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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