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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

A Few Clouds

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 10 Dec 2:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Alma CO

Winter Storm Watch December 10, 02:00pm until December 11, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Windy.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Alma CO
 39.22°N 106.11°W (Elev. 11670 ft)
8:14 pm MST Dec 9, 2016
3am MST Dec 10, 2016-6pm MST Dec 16, 2016
 
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