Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 2:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Twin Lakes CO

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 75. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Twin Lakes CO
 39.09°N 106.39°W (Elev. 9508 ft)
12:54 pm MDT Jul 4, 2022
3pm MDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm MDT Jul 10, 2022
 
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