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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Leadville, Lake County Airport (KLXV)

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

Overcast

-2°C

28°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NE 19 km/h
Barometer 1017.9 mb (30.19 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (17°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-8°C (18°F)
Last update 9 Dec 10:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Fairplay CO

Winter Storm Watch December 10, 02:00pm until December 11, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: -7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west wind 34 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near -2. Breezy, with a west wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near -3. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: -3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2.

    Chance Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a west wind 34 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near -2. Breezy, with a west wind around 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -3. Breezy.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
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Point Forecast:
Fairplay CO
 39.22°N 106°W (Elev. 3027 m)
8:14 pm MST Dec 9, 2016
11pm MST Dec 9, 2016-6pm MST Dec 16, 2016
 
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