Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

USGS/NPS Building, Moab (MOAB)

Lat: 38.537356°NLon: 109.510439°WElev: 4476ft.

NA

64°F

18°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed NW 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 23 Oct 04:00 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NE Castle Valley UT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Rain showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 4pm and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NE Castle Valley UT
 38.72°N 109.29°W (Elev. 5331 ft)
2:11 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
4pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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