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

Barre / Montpelier, Knapp State Airport (KMPV)

Lat: 44.2°NLon: 72.57°WElev: 1165ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 6:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Northfield VT

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 46 by 5pm. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely before 9am, then rain.  High near 45. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 8pm, then showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Low around 33. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 46 by 5pm. South wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. North wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Snow likely before 9am, then rain. High near 45. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain before 8pm, then showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Low around 33. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Northfield VT
 44.16°N 72.66°W (Elev. 889 ft)
6:49 am EDT Oct 23, 2020
7am EDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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