Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Storm Peak Laboratory (STORM)

Lat: 40.455111°NLon: 106.74428°WElev: 10531.0ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed WNW 19 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 16 Apr 01:55 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Rabbit Ears Pass CO

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing snow between 7pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 5pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing snow between 7pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Rabbit Ears Pass CO
 40.44°N 106.68°W (Elev. 10115 ft)
1:12 pm MDT Apr 16, 2024
2pm MDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm MDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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