Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

-7°C

20°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 28 km/h
Barometer 1020.5 mb (30.18 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (16°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-15°C (5°F)
Last update 1 May 8:53 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairplay CO

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow before noon, then snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near -1. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: -1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around -8. East southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. West wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. South wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.  New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 8. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 8 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow before noon, then snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near -1. East southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -8. East southeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. West wind 5 to 11 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. South wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 8. West northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
Fairplay CO
 39.22°N 106°W (Elev. 3027 m)
8:51 am MDT May 1, 2016
9am MDT May 1, 2016-6pm MDT May 7, 2016
 
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