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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed NE 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Light north wind becoming west 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.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west northwest 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: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. 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: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Light north wind becoming west 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
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation 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 69. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO
 39.27°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9813 ft)
2:32 pm MDT Aug 17, 2017
3pm MDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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