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

OLD FAITHFUL (OFAW4)

Lat: 44.456667°NLon: 110.849444°WElev: 7360.0ft.

NA

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 02 Mar 05:15 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Old Faithful WY

Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 11:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Steady temperature around 24. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Areas of blowing snow after 7am. High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  High near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 28. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Steady temperature around 24. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Areas of blowing snow after 7am. High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 28. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Old Faithful WY
 44.45°N 110.85°W (Elev. 7398 ft)
4:27 am MST Mar 2, 2024
5am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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