Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salmon, Lemhi County Airport (KSMN)

Lat: 45.11667°NLon: 113.88333°WElev: 4045ft.

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.89 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 06:56 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Salmon ID

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 55. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 55. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Salmon ID
 45.17°N 113.9°W (Elev. 3967 ft)
5:40 am MDT May 27, 2022
7am MDT May 27, 2022-6pm MDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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