Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.47 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 6:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Vail Pass CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind around 7 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
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)
6:10 pm MDT Jul 23, 2016
7pm MDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm MDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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