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

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.43 in (1030.7 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 2 Mar 3:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 46. South wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog before midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Rain. High near 46. South wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog before midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
3:35 am EST Mar 2, 2024
4am EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
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