Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

YAAK (UPPER FORD) (YKAM8)

Lat: 48.916667°NLon: 115.656667°WElev: 3000ft.

NA

32°F

0°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 23 Oct 04:06 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles ENE Moyie Springs ID

Winter Weather Advisory until October 24, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until October 24, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 21. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow after 8pm. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing snow before 3pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northeast wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 14 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 21. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before midnight. Patchy blowing snow after 8pm. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northeast wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow before 3pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northeast wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level 5200 feet lowering to 4800 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Snow level 6400 feet lowering to 5600 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Snow level 5100 feet rising to 5900 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles ENE Moyie Springs ID
 48.81°N 116°W (Elev. 4803 ft)
2:40 pm MDT Oct 23, 2020
4pm MDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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