Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 6:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Climax CO

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 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.  High near 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind around 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Climax CO
 39.32°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12589 ft)
6:36 am MST Jan 16, 2019
7am MST Jan 16, 2019-6pm MST Jan 22, 2019
 
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