Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 38.8°NLon: -106.33°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1028.4 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 12 Feb 6:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NNE Saint Elmo CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of snow after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NNE Saint Elmo CO
 38.8°N 106.33°W (Elev. 10968 ft)
6:35 am MST Feb 12, 2016
7am MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 18, 2016
 
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