Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Challis, Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.44°NLon: -114.42°WElev: 5072ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.16 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Feb 10:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles WSW Challis ID

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
11 Miles WSW Challis ID
 44.44°N 114.42°W (Elev. 9199 ft)
9:15 pm MST Feb 12, 2016
11pm MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 19, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database