Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

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

Fair

88°F

31°C

Humidity 15%
Wind Speed WSW 12 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 24 Aug 6:15 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

26 Miles NNW Mackay ID

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 42. North wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 46.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 42. North wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
26 Miles NNW Mackay ID
 44.27°N 113.75°W (Elev. 8799 ft)
2:05 pm MDT Aug 24, 2019
7pm MDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm MDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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