Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sheridan County Airport (KSHR)

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

Clear

47°F

8°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 29.57 in (1001.36 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 01 Mar 04:53 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Sheridan WY

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 11am and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 11 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 16 to 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 11pm, then a chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 11 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 16 to 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind 8 to 14 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind around 8 mph becoming west southwest in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Sheridan WY
 44.8°N 106.96°W (Elev. 3799 ft)
4:07 am MST Mar 1, 2024
5am MST Mar 1, 2024-6pm MST Mar 7, 2024
 
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