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

Saratoga WY (KSAA)

Lat: 41.44°NLon: 106.82°WElev: 6987ft.

Overcast and Windy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 29 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.48 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles WNW Centennial WY

Winter Storm Warning until March 4, 05:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 4, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 27. Windy, with a southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5am. Low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 1 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Areas of blowing snow before 9am, then widespread blowing snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. 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 Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 27. Windy, with a southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5am. Low around 9. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Areas of blowing snow before 9am, then widespread blowing snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. 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.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow. Sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles WNW Centennial WY
 41.32°N 106.31°W (Elev. 10043 ft)
4:32 pm MST Mar 2, 2024
5pm MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 9, 2024
 
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