Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Big Timber Airport (K6S0)

Lat: 45.80647°NLon: 109.97826°WElev: 4494.0ft.

Clear

55°F

13°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SW 24 MPH
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.69 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 02:15 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Harlowton MT

High Wind Warning until March 1, 02:00am
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High Wind Warning
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    High Wind Warning until March 1, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Fri

    High Wind Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 15 to 22 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 11 to 21 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 16 to 21 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 15 to 22 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 11 to 21 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind 8 to 14 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 16 to 21 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 13 to 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 11 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Harlowton MT
 46.51°N 109.8°W (Elev. 4426 ft)
2:34 pm MST Feb 29, 2024
2pm MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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