Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.22806°NLon: 106.31611°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed ENE 6 MPH
Barometer 30.47 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Aug 10:05 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Climax CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 1am.  Patchy smoke after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm.  Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Smoke
    then Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy smoke before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Patchy Smoke
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 1am. Patchy smoke after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between noon and 5pm. Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Patchy smoke before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W Climax CO
 39.36°N 106.3°W (Elev. 10427 ft)
9:18 pm MDT Aug 18, 2018
10pm MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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