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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cook Municipal Airport (KCQM)

Lat: 47.82°NLon: 92.68°WElev: 1325ft.

Partly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 2 Mar 7:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Tower MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Tower MN
 47.8°N 92.29°W
7:42 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
7pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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