Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Blair Municipal Airport (KBTA)

Lat: 41.41°NLon: 96.11°WElev: 1325ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.52 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 11:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Blair Municipal Airport NE

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 78. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 47 by 9am, then falling to around 31 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a north northwest wind 6 to 16 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 8 to 16 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Clear then
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 47 by 9am, then falling to around 31 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a north northwest wind 6 to 16 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 17 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 35. North northwest wind 8 to 16 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 25. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 42. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Blair Municipal Airport NE
 41.41°N 96.11°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
11:15 am CST Feb 26, 2024
11am CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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