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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Custer, Custer County Airport (KCUT)

Lat: 43.73°NLon: 103.62°WElev: 5600ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (995.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles ESE Pringle SD

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Very windy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph increasing to 31 to 41 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Very Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 15. West wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 16 early. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 11 to 17 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 11 to 16 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Very windy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph increasing to 31 to 41 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 15. West wind 8 to 13 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 16 early. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 11 to 17 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 11 to 16 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles ESE Pringle SD
 43.55°N 103.46°W (Elev. 4180 ft)
6:10 pm MST Mar 2, 2024
6pm MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 9, 2024
 
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