Severe Storms and Flash Flood Threat in the Lower Mississippi River Valley

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from parts of central/east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and a couple of tornadoes all appear possible. Heavy rain from storms will also result in a threat of flash flooding. Critical fire weather conditions will exist in Northern California and New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 9 May 9:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 43. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 1am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 43. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 1am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Light west wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 10312 ft)
7:43 am MDT May 9, 2021
10am MDT May 9, 2021-6pm MDT May 15, 2021
 
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