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Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

THUNDER BASIN (THBW1)

Lat: 48.52753°NLon: 120.9895°WElev: 4320ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update 19 Apr 2:00 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles SSE Newhalem WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light east southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values between 24 and 33. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Wind chill values between 17 and 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow.  Low around 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Light east southeast wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values between 24 and 33. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 14 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Wind chill values between 17 and 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Snow. Low around 24. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles SSE Newhalem WA
 48.53°N 121.13°W (Elev. 7431 ft)
2:00 am PDT Apr 19, 2018
3am PDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm PDT Apr 25, 2018
 
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