Significant Flood Threat Continues For South-Central U.S.

A widespread and significant flood risk continues across the south-central U.S. from repeated rounds of intense rain and strong to severe thunderstorms. Flash flood watches are in effect for large part of the ArkLaTex. Today's concern extends from the Louisiana and extreme Upper Texas Gulf Coast to northeastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma before shifting to all of eastern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Light Rain

3°C

38°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 1010.6 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 14 km
Wind Chill-1°C (30°F)
Last update 18 May 1:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 1. East northeast wind around 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 4. North northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 5 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 5. South wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. High near 1. East northeast wind around 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 4. North northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northwest wind around 15 km/h becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 5. South wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. South wind 20 to 30 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 5. West southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.21°N 106.2°W (Elev. 3811 m)
1:39 pm MDT May 18, 2021
2pm MDT May 18, 2021-6pm MDT May 24, 2021
 
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