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

Kimball, Kimball Municipal Airport/Robert E Arraj Field (KIBM)

Lat: 41.18°NLon: 103.67°WElev: 4925ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 1 Mar 6:55 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Pawnee Buttes CO

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

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a southwest wind 15 to 23 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a southwest wind 15 to 23 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Pawnee Buttes CO
 40.88°N 104°W (Elev. 5394 ft)
2:26 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
7pm MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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