Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

RED RIVER (RRFI1)

Lat: 45.7125°NLon: 115.3375°WElev: 4600ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 22 Oct 01:27 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

18 Miles ESE Elk City ID

Winter Storm Watch October 23, 06:00pm until October 24, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 7 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Widespread frost between noon and 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Frost

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Widespread frost.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Frost

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely after noon.  Widespread frost before 10am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 31. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Frost then
    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 17. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 7 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Widespread frost between noon and 2pm. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 29. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Widespread frost. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Snow likely after noon. Widespread frost before 10am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 31. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 17. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
18 Miles ESE Elk City ID
 45.78°N 115.07°W (Elev. 6368 ft)
2:40 pm MDT Oct 21, 2020
3am MDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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