Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair and Breezy

40°F

4°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed S 22 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1026.1 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 16 Oct 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Garfield CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Garfield CO
 38.56°N 106.3°W (Elev. 10449 ft)
2:41 pm MDT Oct 16, 2018
5pm MDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm MDT Oct 23, 2018
 
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