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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (998.3 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 27 Apr 4:49 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WNW Leadville North CO

Winter Storm Watch April 28, 06:00pm until April 30, 03:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 5 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 11. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of rain showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 7pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WNW Leadville North CO
 39.29°N 106.41°W (Elev. 10781 ft)
2:46 pm MDT Apr 27, 2017
4pm MDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm MDT May 4, 2017
 
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