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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 8:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Climax CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Climax CO
 39.3°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12972 ft)
8:49 pm MDT Jul 27, 2017
9pm MDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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