Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. 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

63°F

17°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 9:53 am MDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft

Today
Mostly sunny until late afternoon then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 69 to 82. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms until midnight. Lows 46 to 54. West winds up to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 67 to 80. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 56. West winds around 10 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 66 to 79. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 53.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms likely. Highs 63 to 76. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 53.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 65 to 77.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 53. Highs 66 to 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 52.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 10 percent chance of thunderstorms. Highs 66 to 79.



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350 AM MDT Fri Jul 20 2018
 
 

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