Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.55 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 11:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 59. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 59. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 10312 ft)
5:58 pm MDT Aug 16, 2022
1am MDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm MDT Aug 23, 2022
 
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