Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

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

Partly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.63 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jun 04:40 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles NNW Mackay ID

Excessive Heat Watch June 29, 12:00pm until July 2, 12:00am
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Snow level 11400 feet rising to 12700 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 43.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 48.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Snow level 11400 feet rising to 12700 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northeast wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 43.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles NNW Mackay ID
 44.2°N 113.8°W (Elev. 11401 ft)
3:18 am MDT Jun 25, 2021
5am MDT Jun 25, 2021-6pm MDT Jul 1, 2021
 
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