Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.57 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 4:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  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.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. 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.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. 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)
3:39 am MDT Jun 29, 2016
4am MDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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