Fire Weather Concerns Persist Across the West; Below Normal Temperatures for the Midwest and East

As a cold front moves through the western states, gusty conditions will bring fire weather concerns through the weekend from the interior Northwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. Elsewhere, temperatures will run ten or more degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest into much of the eastern U.S. Tropical development may bring heavy rainfall to parts of the western Gulf Coast this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

WEST FORK (WSFM8)

Lat: 45.815556°NLon: 114.258333°WElev: 4420ft.

NA

57°F

14°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed WNW 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Sep 11:14 AM MDT
Extended Forecast for

31 Miles ENE Elk City ID

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread smoke. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph.

    Smoke

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  Patchy fog between 11am and noon. High near 63. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread smoke. Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Widespread haze. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain. Patchy fog between 11am and noon. High near 63. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
31 Miles ENE Elk City ID
 45.98°N 114.83°W (Elev. 3166 ft)
3:40 am MDT Sep 18, 2020
12pm MDT Sep 18, 2020-6pm MDT Sep 24, 2020
 
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