Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major Hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with Hurricane Warning in effect for Hawaii County, Hurricane Watches for Maui County and Oahu and a flash flood watch for all of Hawaii. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flooding in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

Lat: 48.28176°NLon: 113.60657°WElev: 3848ft.

NA

66°F

19°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed SSE 5 G 10 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Aug 7:45 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Kiowa MT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 46. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Haze

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Haze

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Haze and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Widespread haze before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Haze and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 46. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Thursday Night
Widespread haze before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Snow level 7400 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 6800 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Kiowa MT
 48.53°N 113.46°W (Elev. 6596 ft)
2:24 pm MDT Aug 21, 2018
11pm MDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm MDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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