Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 22 Oct 10:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind around 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.21°N 106.17°W (Elev. 12477 ft)
9:18 am MDT Oct 22, 2021
11am MDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2021
 
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