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

La Grande/Union County Airport (KLGD)

Lat: 45.29066°NLon: 118.00884°WElev: 2707.0ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 29.26 in (990.86 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 02 Mar 04:05 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Island City OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Island City OR
 45.34°N 118.05°W (Elev. 2723 ft)
4:22 am PST Mar 2, 2024
4am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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