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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

Lat: 39.22806°NLon: 106.31611°WElev: 9928ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 12 MPH
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 19 Apr 10:05 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Climax CO

Winter Weather Advisory April 20, 12:00am until April 21, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 46. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 29. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 37. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W Climax CO
 39.36°N 106.3°W (Elev. 10427 ft)
9:34 am MDT Apr 19, 2018
10am MDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm MDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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