Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

1°C

34°F

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 1009.1 mb (30.13 in)
Dewpoint -11°C (13°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 May 7:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairplay CO

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 0. North wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 0 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 14 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 0 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 8pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 11pm, then snow showers likely after 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 0. North wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. West wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Fairplay CO
 39.22°N 106°W (Elev. 3027 m)
5:45 am MDT May 26, 2016
8am MDT May 26, 2016-6pm MDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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