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 >

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

Lat: 48.29944°NLon: 116.56°WElev: 2126.0ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.5 in (998.99 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 01 Mar 05:55 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Sandpoint Airport ID

Winter Weather Advisory until March 2, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until March 2, 03:00pm

    NOW until
    3:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow before 9am, then rain and snow.  High near 35. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly after 10am.  High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow before 9am, then rain and snow. High near 35. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 10am. High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Sandpoint Airport ID
 48.31°N 116.55°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
3:21 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
6pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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