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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

Lat: 48.29944°NLon: 116.56°WElev: 2126ft.

Lt Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.74 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 4:15 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Sandpoint ID

Flood Watch January 18, 10:00am until January 20, 06:00am
Winter Storm Warning until January 19, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 19, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Thu

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 27. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 7am, then rain or freezing rain between 7am and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. The rain and freezing rain could be heavy at times.  High near 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.2 to 0.4 of an inch possible.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 40. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy fog before 10pm. Patchy freezing fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 27. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow before 7am, then rain or freezing rain between 7am and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. The rain and freezing rain could be heavy at times. High near 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.2 to 0.4 of an inch possible. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 40. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
Patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
Patchy fog before 10pm. Patchy freezing fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Sandpoint ID
 48.29°N 116.54°W (Elev. 2064 ft)
2:21 am PST Jan 18, 2017
4am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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