Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Light Snow Fog/Mist

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 21 May 8:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 10312 ft)
9:10 pm MDT May 21, 2022
9pm MDT May 21, 2022-6pm MDT May 28, 2022
 
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