Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Jan 10:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Climax CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly after 8am.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: 15 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly after 8am. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Climax CO
 39.3°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12972 ft)
9:27 pm MST Jan 15, 2019
11pm MST Jan 15, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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