More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

Lat: 48.29944°NLon: 116.56°WElev: 2126ft.

Partly Cloudy

43°F

6°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 8 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 21 Oct 03:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Hope ID

Winter Storm Watch October 23, 01:00pm until October 24, 05:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 5pm.  Snow level 2800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers between 7pm and 8pm.  Widespread frost after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Frost

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 42. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  High near 36. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 18. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy then
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 5pm. Snow level 2800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers between 7pm and 8pm. Widespread frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Widespread frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 42. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 36. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around 18. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Windy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Hope ID
 48.13°N 116.41°W (Elev. 2060 ft)
2:51 pm PDT Oct 21, 2020
3pm PDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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