Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Mostly Cloudy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 17 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1003.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 18 Oct 4:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Climax CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Climax CO
 39.28°N 106.18°W (Elev. 12598 ft)
2:55 pm MDT Oct 18, 2021
5pm MDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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