Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ellensburg, Ellensburg Bowers Field (KELN)

Lat: 47.03377°NLon: 120.53132°WElev: 1745.0ft.

Partly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 29.49 in (998.65 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 01 Mar 02:53 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Kittitas WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Chance Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then a slight chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level rising to 2100 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Kittitas WA
 46.97°N 120.46°W (Elev. 1545 ft)
2:31 am PST Mar 1, 2024
3am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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