Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Yellowstone Lake (KP60)

Lat: 44.54444°NLon: 110.42111°WElev: 7835ft.

NA

69°F

21°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed VRBL 5 MPH
Barometer 30.42 in (1023.6 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 16 Aug 2:56 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

West Thumb WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Smoke

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Smoke

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Smoke

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Widespread smoke. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread smoke. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
Widespread smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Widespread smoke. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 3am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread smoke. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
West Thumb WY
 44.43°N 110.6°W (Elev. 8228 ft)
3:43 pm MDT Aug 16, 2018
3pm MDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 22, 2018
 
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