Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gillette, Gillette-Campbell County Airport (KGCC)

Lat: 44.34°NLon: 105.54°WElev: 4364ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 20%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 4:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Gillette WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Gillette WY
 44.29°N 105.48°W (Elev. 4600 ft)
3:54 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
5pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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