Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
6:16 am MDT Jul 28, 2016
8am MDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm MDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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