Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch April 4, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. 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.

A Few Clouds

37°F

3°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 18 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 24 Mar 2:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of snow before 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 7pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow showers likely after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of snow before 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 7pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 7pm and 8pm, then snow showers likely after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO
 39.22°N 106.4°W (Elev. 9997 ft)
12:57 pm MDT Mar 24, 2017
3pm MDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm MDT Mar 30, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database