Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pinedale, Ralph Wenz Field Airport (KPNA)

Lat: 42.79528°NLon: 109.80694°WElev: 7087ft.

Clear

43°F

6°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SSW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.85 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 08 Mar 05:30 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

23 Miles SW Crowheart WY

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 08:00pm until March 10, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 1 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 13 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 21 mph.

    Blustery.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Blustery.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Areas of blowing snow before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Breezy, with a west wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 21 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. Blustery.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.
Saturday
Patchy blowing snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Blustery.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
23 Miles SW Crowheart WY
 43.11°N 109.56°W (Elev. 12674 ft)
5:59 pm MST Mar 8, 2021
6pm MST Mar 8, 2021-6pm MDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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