Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 32 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 25 May 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO
 39.27°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9813 ft)
9:22 am MDT May 25, 2016
11am MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT May 31, 2016
 
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