Strong Cold Front Dives into the Deep South; Significant Fire Weather Threats Continue in California

A strong cold front and tropical moisture will move into the Southern states Thursday and Friday. Snow will be possible in the South High Plains, with heavy rain and potential for flash flooding ahead of the front. The southern states may experience freezing temperatures after the storm. Meanwhile, Critical to Extreme fire weather threats remain in California due to persistent strong winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Snow Freezing Fog

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 23 Oct 10:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles S Climax CO

Winter Weather Advisory until October 24, 08:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until October 24, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 9. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 9. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Wind chill values between -5 and -10. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles S Climax CO
 39.32°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12589 ft)
10:44 pm MDT Oct 23, 2019
11pm MDT Oct 23, 2019-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2019
 
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