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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

A Few Clouds

53°F

12°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed W 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 28 May 3:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Climax CO

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 8pm, then scattered snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 15 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 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers after 8am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Climax CO
 39.3°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12972 ft)
2:43 pm MDT May 28, 2015
5pm MDT May 28, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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