Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.61 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Jun 10:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Independence Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Vail Pass CO
 39.52°N 106.2°W (Elev. 10584 ft)
7:11 pm MDT Jun 28, 2016
11pm MDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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