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

ROLLA (K06D)

Lat: 48.88°NLon: 99.62°WElev: 1824ft.

Mostly Cloudy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 1 Mar 10:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Rolla ND

Winter Storm Watch March 3, 12:00am until March 4, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow and freezing rain between 8am and noon, then a chance of snow after noon.  Patchy blowing snow between 1pm and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow before midnight, then snow and freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 3am, then snow and freezing rain likely after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after noon. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. High near 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West wind around 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. East wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of snow and freezing rain between 8am and noon, then a chance of snow after noon. Patchy blowing snow between 1pm and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow before midnight, then snow and freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 3am, then snow and freezing rain likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after noon. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. High near 29. Blustery, with a northeast wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west wind 24 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West wind around 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. East wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Rolla ND
 48.87°N 99.63°W
9:49 pm CST Mar 1, 2024
10pm CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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