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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.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 9 Dec 9:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Leadville CO

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

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -3. Very windy, with a west wind 36 to 38 mph.

    Very Windy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Very windy, with a west wind 37 to 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 17. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 29 to 32 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Windy.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy.

    Snow Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as -3. Very windy, with a west wind 36 to 38 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Very windy, with a west wind 37 to 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 17. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind 29 to 32 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Windy.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Windy.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Windy.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Windy.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
8:14 pm MST Dec 9, 2016
10pm MST Dec 9, 2016-6pm MST Dec 16, 2016
 
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