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

Scottsbluff, Heilig Field (KBFF)

Lat: 41.87°NLon: 103.59°WElev: 3963ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.40 in (993.8 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 3:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles N Bayard NE

Red Flag Warning until March 2, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until March 2, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 25 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles N Bayard NE
 41.81°N 103.32°W (Elev. 3901 ft)
3:47 pm MST Mar 2, 2024
4pm MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 9, 2024
 
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