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.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 25 May 9:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain showers after 9am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Leadville North CO
 39.27°N 106.35°W (Elev. 9813 ft)
8:51 pm MDT May 25, 2016
10pm MDT May 25, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database