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

Hailey, Friedman Memorial Airport (KSUN)

Lat: 43.5°NLon: 114.3°WElev: 5318.0ft.

light snow

34°F

1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.7 in (1005.76 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 01 Mar 04:35 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Ketchum ID

Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 18. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3pm. High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -1. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 33 to 38 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers, mainly before 11am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. High near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 26 mph becoming north northwest 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Chance Snow

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 18. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 3pm. High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -1. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 33 to 38 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers, mainly before 11am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. High near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 26 mph becoming north northwest 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Breezy.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Ketchum ID
 43.66°N 114.42°W (Elev. 8163 ft)
4:31 am MST Mar 1, 2024
5am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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