Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 1:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles E Leadville CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 33. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 39. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. High near 33. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South southwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles E Leadville CO
 39.24°N 106.17°W (Elev. 13474 ft)
11:57 pm MDT May 15, 2021
2am MDT May 16, 2021-6pm MDT May 22, 2021
 
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