Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sheridan County Airport (KSHR)

Lat: 44.76031°NLon: 106.97411°WElev: 3970.0ft.

Clear

58°F

14°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed WSW 19 MPH
Barometer 29.37 in (994.58 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 10:53 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Sheridan Co. Arpt WY

Winter Storm Warning February 26, 05:00pm until February 27, 05:00pm
High Wind Warning until February 26, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until February 26, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    High Wind Warning

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers after 2pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 6 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 4. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers after 2pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 6 inches.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -10. North wind 7 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 4. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 44. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. North northwest wind 13 to 17 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Sheridan Co. Arpt WY
 44.76°N 106.99°W (Elev. 4032 ft)
10:09 am MST Feb 26, 2024
11am MST Feb 26, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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