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

Hilo, Hilo International Airport (PHTO)

Lat: 19.72°NLon: 155.06°WElev: 36ft.

Partly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 1:53 am HST
Extended Forecast for

Hilo International Airport HI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional showers.  Low around 62. North northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Occasional showers.  High near 77. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Frequent showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 62. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Frequent showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 77. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 62. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 77. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Occasional showers.  Low around 62. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional showers. Low around 62. North northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Occasional showers. High near 77. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Frequent showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 62. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Monday
Frequent showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 77. Calm wind becoming east northeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 62. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Frequent showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 77. East northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Occasional showers. Low around 62. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Occasional showers. High near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Occasional showers. Low around 62. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Occasional showers. High near 77. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Occasional showers. Low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Occasional showers. High near 77. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
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Point Forecast:
Hilo International Airport HI
 19.7°N 155.09°W (Elev. 217 ft)
6:03 pm HST Mar 1, 2024
2am HST Mar 2, 2024-6pm HST Mar 8, 2024
 
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