Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Springfield, Hartness State Springfield Airport (KVSF)

Lat: 43.34°NLon: 72.52°WElev: 574ft.

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 17 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 29 Feb 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Chester VT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. South wind around 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then rain showers likely after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9am and 10am, then rain showers likely after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light south wind.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Chester VT
 43.26°N 72.63°W (Elev. 814 ft)
12:10 pm EST Feb 29, 2024
2pm EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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