Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Stanley, Stanley Ranger Station (KSNT)

Lat: 44.20861°NLon: 114.93444°WElev: 6496.0ft.

NA

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 6 MPH
Barometer 29.47 in (997.97 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 01 Mar 11:51 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles WNW Stanley ID

Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 11am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. High near 18. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. High near 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow. Steady temperature around 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 11am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a southwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. High near 18. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. High near 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles WNW Stanley ID
 44.34°N 115.19°W (Elev. 7559 ft)
11:32 pm MST Mar 1, 2024
12am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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