Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boise Air Terminal (KBOI)

Lat: 43.56704°NLon: 116.24053°WElev: 2822.0ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 11 MPH
Barometer 29.71 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 01 Mar 07:05 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Boise ID

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South southeast wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely before 11am, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South southeast wind 13 to 18 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Boise ID
 43.6°N 116.18°W (Elev. 2776 ft)
3:32 am MST Mar 1, 2024
7am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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