Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow This Week Northwest To Rockies; Heavy Rain May Bring Flooding to Portions of the East Late Week

At least two storm systems will batter the Pacific Northwest into the northern Rockies this week with heavy rain and mountain snow. The first system may bring as much as two feet of snow to the northern Cascades through Wednesday. This first system will then move over the central US by late week and bring heavy to excessive rain to portions of the south and east Thursday into this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

A Few Clouds

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed WNW 16 G 24 MPH
Barometer 30.17 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 11 Dec 10:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Climax CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 2 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 19. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 19. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W Climax CO
 39.36°N 106.3°W (Elev. 10427 ft)
10:50 am MST Dec 11, 2018
11am MST Dec 11, 2018-6pm MST Dec 17, 2018
 
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