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

CW9803 Elgin (C9803)

Lat: 45.56467°NLon: 117.92617°WElev: 2693.0ft.

NA

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SSE 11 MPH
Barometer 29.44 in (996.95 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 01 Mar 01:23 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Elgin OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, mainly before 4pm.  Snow level 2900 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 27. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain before 10am, then snow showers.  High near 38. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 1pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain.  Low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain.  High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, mainly before 4pm. Snow level 2900 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 27. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain before 10am, then snow showers. High near 38. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 1pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. Low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Elgin OR
 45.62°N 117.9°W (Elev. 2598 ft)
12:33 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
1pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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