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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 24 Mar 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Alma CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Alma CO
 39.22°N 106.11°W (Elev. 11670 ft)
8:21 am MDT Mar 24, 2017
9am MDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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