Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

DRY LAKE (DRLC2)

Lat: 40.53397°NLon: 106.7813°WElev: 8400ft.

NA

66°F

19°C

Humidity 24%
Wind Speed S 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Sep 05:00 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Steamboat Springs CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then isolated showers between 3am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers before 2am, then rain and snow showers likely between 2am and 4am, then snow showers likely after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then isolated showers between 3am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain showers before 2am, then rain and snow showers likely between 2am and 4am, then snow showers likely after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly clear, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Steamboat Springs CO
 40.5°N 106.75°W (Elev. 9432 ft)
5:58 pm MDT Sep 18, 2021
7pm MDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm MDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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