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

Manti-Ephraim Airport (K41U)

Lat: 39.33133°NLon: 111.61273°WElev: 5500.0ft.

Clear

45°F

7°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SSW 21 MPH
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.74 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 02 Mar 08:15 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Gunnison UTSimilar City Names

Wind Advisory until March 2, 08:00pm
Winter Storm Warning March 2, 05:00pm until March 3, 05:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 2, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Rain showers after 11am, mixing with snow after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Temperature rising to near 49 by 11am, then falling to around 40 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy. Rain
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 21. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 33 mph becoming east northeast 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 37. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain showers after 11am, mixing with snow after 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature rising to near 49 by 11am, then falling to around 40 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 21. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 33 mph becoming east northeast 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 37. South wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Gunnison UTSimilar City Names
 39.16°N 111.81°W (Elev. 5190 ft)
2:56 am MST Mar 2, 2024
8am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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