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

KANAB MUNICIPAL AIRPORT (KKNB)

Lat: 37.01°NLon: 112.53°WElev: 4865.0ft.

Clear

50°F

10°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SSW 16 MPH
Barometer 29.9 in (1012.53 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 02 Mar 09:15 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Kanab UT

High Wind Warning until March 3, 08:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 3, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    High Wind Warning

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. High near 54. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then Showers
    and Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Low around 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Areas of blowing dust after 2pm. High near 54. Windy, with a southwest wind 23 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Low around 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Kanab UT
 37.05°N 112.53°W (Elev. 5003 ft)
9:07 am MST Mar 2, 2024
9am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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