Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saratoga WY (KSAA)

Lat: 41.44°NLon: 106.82°WElev: 6987ft.

Overcast

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.71 in
Dewpoint -9°F (-23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 1:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Grand Encampment WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near 12. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 11am, then scattered flurries between 11am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 4. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 4 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 12. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 11am, then scattered flurries between 11am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 4. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Wind chill values between -20 and -30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Grand Encampment WY
 41.18°N 106.91°W (Elev. 9190 ft)
1:43 pm MST Dec 6, 2016
2pm MST Dec 6, 2016-6pm MST Dec 12, 2016
 
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