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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: 39.22806°NLon: 106.31611°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 9 MPH
Barometer 30.33 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 28 May 11:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Red Cliff CO

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Red Cliff CO
 39.4°N 106.45°W (Elev. 9403 ft)
10:48 pm MDT May 28, 2015
1am MDT May 29, 2015-6pm MDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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