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

Ponca City, Ponca City Municipal Airport (KPNC)

Lat: 36.73°NLon: 97.1°WElev: 1007ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 13 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1004.2 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 2 Mar 4:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Blackwell OK

Fire Weather Watch March 3, 12:00pm until March 3, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Blackwell OK
 36.8°N 97.29°W
2:24 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
5pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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