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

Burlington - Carson County Airport (KITR)

Lat: 39.24°NLon: 102.28°WElev: 4193ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 1 Mar 6:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Burlington CO

Red Flag Warning March 2, 10:00am until March 2, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 34. South wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 34. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Burlington CO
 39.24°N 102.28°W
7:42 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
7pm MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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