Fire Weather Threats Remain High Across the West; Heavy Rain Potential for the Mid To Lower Mississippi Valley

Fire threats remain high across parts of the West with elevated outlooks and Red Flag Warnings. Also, The threat for dry thunderstorms will be widespread from the Great Basin to the Interior Northwest. Meanwhile, the tail end of a low pressure system over the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy rainfall and flash flooding concerns, especially in eastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.523°NLon: 114.21611°WElev: 5026ft.

Fair

93°F

34°C

Humidity 10%
Wind Speed NNE 6 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 15 Aug 6:00 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles NW Mackay ID

Fire Weather Watch August 17, 12:00pm until August 17, 11:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Haze

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Haze then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Widespread haze. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Haze

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Widespread haze. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Widespread haze. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles NW Mackay ID
 44.06°N 113.92°W (Elev. 6411 ft)
2:18 pm MDT Aug 15, 2018
6pm MDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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