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

Heber Valley Airport (KHCR)

Lat: 40.47742°NLon: 111.43295°WElev: 5597.0ft.

Rain

44°F

7°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 6 MPH
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.69 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 02 Mar 09:35 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Midway UT

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

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Temperature falling to around 31 by 5pm. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 4. North northwest wind 6 to 16 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 31. Wind chill values as low as 6. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light south southwest  after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 2pm, then snow showers after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature falling to around 31 by 5pm. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers before 8pm, then snow likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 4. North northwest wind 6 to 16 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 31. Wind chill values as low as 6. West southwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light south southwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Midway UT
 40.5°N 111.48°W (Elev. 5581 ft)
9:07 am MST Mar 2, 2024
10am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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