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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

3°C

37°F

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SW 22 G 37 km/h
Barometer 1001.9 mb (29.85 in)
Dewpoint -13°C (9°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (28°F)
Last update 22 Feb 2:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Leadville CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 4 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: -7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. West wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    High: -9 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -19. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -7. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    High: -7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    High: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. West wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -19. West wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near -7. West wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13. West wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. West wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. West wind around 10 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Leadville CO
 39.25°N 106.29°W (Elev. 3143 m)
12:32 pm MST Feb 22, 2017
2pm MST Feb 22, 2017-6pm MST Feb 28, 2017
 
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