Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

Lat: 48.28176°NLon: 113.60657°WElev: 3848ft.

unknown precip

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed N 1 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -7°F (-22°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 28 Jan 12:31 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Essex MT

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -39. Windy, with a northeast wind around 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 1 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -44. Blustery, with a northeast wind 14 to 24 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near -4. Wind chill values as low as -45. East wind 11 to 20 mph.

    Cold

    High: -4 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -43. East northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 1. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Cold

    High: 1 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 10. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 10 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 1. Wind chill values as low as -39. Windy, with a northeast wind around 32 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -44. Blustery, with a northeast wind 14 to 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near -4. Wind chill values as low as -45. East wind 11 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -21. Wind chill values as low as -43. East northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 1. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 10. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Essex MT
 48.25°N 113.5°W (Elev. 6745 ft)
10:50 am MST Jan 28, 2023
1pm MST Jan 28, 2023-6pm MST Feb 3, 2023
 
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