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.

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.1873° N Lon: 106.345° W Elev: 9928 ft.




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
Detailed forecast for

Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Ft

Mostly sunny. Highs 37 to 50. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
Mostly clear. Lows 16 to 22. West winds around 10 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs 39 to 49. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows 13 to 21. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow possibly mixed with rain in the afternoon. Highs 30 to 40. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows 16 to 22.
Washingtons Birthday
Partly sunny with a 10 percent chance of snow. Highs 32 to 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows 17 to 24.
Tuesday Through Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs 37 to 50. Lows 17 to 23.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 20s.
Mostly cloudy with a 10 percent chance of snow showers. Highs 38 to 47.

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