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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Storm Watch for Leadville County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 12 at 6:32AM MDT until April 14 at 3:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 6:32 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 14, 2014 at 3 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * LOCATION...THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY...
    TELLER COUNTY INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND THE RAMPART RANGE...THE
    SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND THE WET MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A WINTER STORM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS
    SOUTHERN COLORADO FROM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...A FOOT OR MORE OF SNOW IS LIKELY FOR THE
    MOUNTAINS WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW ANTICIPATED ACROSS
    NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY.
    * IMPACT...ROADS AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL BECOME SLUSHY.
    ROADWAYS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED. DRIVING
    WILL LIKELY BE DIFFICULT ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO DURING THE
    DAY SUNDAY.