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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Heavy Snow Freezing Fog and Breezy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 23 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 17 Nov 7:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO

Winter Weather Advisory until November 18, 05:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until November 18, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 2am. Low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 31. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 41. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly before 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 2am. Low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Light northwest wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Leadville North CO
 39.22°N 106.4°W (Elev. 9997 ft)
5:02 pm MST Nov 17, 2017
8pm MST Nov 17, 2017-6pm MST Nov 24, 2017
 
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