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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fargo, Hector International Airport (KFAR)

Lat: 46.93°NLon: 96.81°WElev: 899ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Moorhead MN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 19 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. East southeast wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 19 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northeast wind 13 to 15 mph becoming east southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. East southeast wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. North northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Moorhead MN
 46.89°N 96.76°W
5:46 am CST Mar 2, 2024
6am CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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