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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.523°NLon: 114.21611°WElev: 5026ft.

Overcast

10°F

-12°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 07 Dec 6:25 am MST
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles WNW Challis ID

Winter Storm Watch December 8, 11:00am until December 10, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Cold

    High: 2 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -22. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -22. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.  New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Chance Snow

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -22. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 14. Wind chill values as low as -22. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles WNW Challis ID
 44.59°N 114.48°W (Elev. 9400 ft)
3:11 am MST Dec 7, 2016
6am MST Dec 7, 2016-6pm MST Dec 13, 2016
 
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