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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Storm Watch for Leadville County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 09 at 5:37PM MDT until May 12 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, May 9, 2014 at 5:37 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * LOCATION...LAKE COUNTY...AND CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING SNOW STORM WILL MOVE INTO
    THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE SATURDAY...BRINGING HEAVY WET SNOW
    TO THE AREA THROUGH EARLY MONDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...A FOOT OR MORE IS POSSIBLE.
    * WIND...WEST BECOMING SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
    * IMPACT...HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
    CONDITIONS AND POTENTIAL PROPERTY DAMAGE. AVALANCHE DANGER
    WILL BECOME EXTREME.