Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1002.5 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 4:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Alma CO

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 15. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Showers then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 15. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Breezy.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Breezy.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Alma CO
 39.26°N 106.15°W (Elev. 12799 ft)
3:33 am MDT May 8, 2021
5am MDT May 8, 2021-6pm MDT May 14, 2021
 
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