Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Fair

13°C

56°F

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed SW 6 km/h
Barometer 1008.4 mb (30.22 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (16°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 May 7:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Leadville CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 8. West wind 20 to 30 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 8 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 0 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Windy, with a west wind around 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 75 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: -1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: -11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 25 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 8. West wind 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 to 50 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 80 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Windy, with a west wind around 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 75 km/h.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near -1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy, with a west wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Breezy, with a west wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Leadville CO
 39.21°N 106.17°W (Elev. 3803 m)
6:10 pm MDT May 16, 2022
8pm MDT May 16, 2022-6pm MDT May 23, 2022
 
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