Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Light Rain

63°F

17°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Aug 12:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Climax CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 15 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Sunny, with a high near 60. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Climax CO
 39.37°N 106.16°W (Elev. 12169 ft)
12:11 pm MDT Aug 6, 2020
1pm MDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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