Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.23° N Lon: 106.32° W Elev: 9928 ft.

Fair and Breezy



Humidity 20%
Wind Speed W 21 G 33 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 3:53 pm MDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft

Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 39. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph decreasing to up to 10 mph after midnight.
Mostly sunny. Highs 54 to 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs 60 to 71. West winds around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 45. West winds around 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs 59 to 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 38 to 45.
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 53 to 64.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Partly cloudy. A 10 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 40. Highs 51 to 60.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 10 percent chance of thunderstorms and snow showers. Lows 32 to 39.
Wednesday Through Thursday
Mostly clear. Highs 52 to 65. Lows 35 to 41.

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241 PM MDT Thu Sep 20 2018

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