Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Challis, Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.52278°NLon: 114.215°WElev: 5072ft.

Mod Rain, Fog

49°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed WNW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.05 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 06 May 6:55 am MDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles NNW Mackay ID

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles NNW Mackay ID
 44.12°N 113.72°W (Elev. 9177 ft)
3:14 am MDT May 6, 2016
8am MDT May 6, 2016-6pm MDT May 12, 2016
 
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