Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

CITY OF ROCKS (RCKI1)

Lat: 42.09101°NLon: 113.63123°WElev: 5325.0ft.

NA

34°F

1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed WSW 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 02 Mar 10:58 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles S Malta ID

Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 33 by 5pm. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between 11am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles S Malta ID
 42.13°N 113.35°W (Elev. 4754 ft)
10:31 am MST Mar 2, 2024
11am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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