Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 6 May 11:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers before 1pm, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. South southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers before 1pm, then scattered rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. South southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely between 2pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Climax CO
 39.3°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12972 ft)
11:50 am MDT May 6, 2016
12pm MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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