Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Morgan Municipal Airport (KFMM)

Lat: 40.33°NLon: 103.81°WElev: 4505ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.69 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 26 Feb 9:15 am MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Raymer CO

Red Flag Warning until February 26, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until February 26, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Red Flag Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Windy, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Blustery

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 7am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Windy, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Raymer CO
 40.63°N 103.83°W (Elev. 4803 ft)
3:46 am MST Feb 26, 2024
9am MST Feb 26, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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