Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Scottsbluff, Heilig Field (KBFF)

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

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 6:53 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Scottsbluff, Heilig Field NE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Scottsbluff, Heilig Field NE
 41.91°N 103.62°W (Elev. 3986 ft)
1:13 pm MDT Aug 18, 2018
7pm MDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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