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

Abajo Peak (ABAUT)

Lat: 37.84107°NLon: 109.46188°WElev: 11330.0ft.

NA

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed E 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 02 Mar 05:00 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Monticello UT

Winter Weather Advisory March 2, 05:00pm until March 3, 11:00am
High Wind Warning until March 2, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 2, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    High Wind Warning

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Very windy, with a south southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °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 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Very windy, with a south southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Monticello UT
 37.87°N 109.34°W (Elev. 6998 ft)
9:43 am MST Mar 2, 2024
10am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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