Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

15°C

59°F

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 1015.3 mb (30.51 in)
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Aug 8:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles WSW Alma CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 13 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy, with a west wind 29 to 34 km/h becoming west 23 to 28 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 13 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 13 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 8 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 32 to 37 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10pm and midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy, with a west wind 29 to 34 km/h becoming west 23 to 28 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Windy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Windy.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles WSW Alma CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 4107 m)
8:49 pm MDT Aug 20, 2019
9pm MDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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