Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutland-Southern Vermont Regional Airport (KRUT)

Lat: 43.53°NLon: 72.95°WElev: 787ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Castleton VT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 58 by 9am, then falling to around 49 during the remainder of the day. South wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before 9am, then rain.  High near 47. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 58 by 9am, then falling to around 49 during the remainder of the day. South wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before 9am, then rain. High near 47. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind becoming north 8 to 13 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Castleton VT
 43.58°N 73.16°W (Elev. 860 ft)
2:59 pm EDT Oct 23, 2020
6pm EDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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