Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

Lat: 48.29944°NLon: 116.56°WElev: 2126ft.

Mostly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.98 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 07:55 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Clark Fork ID

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of snow after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 9 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of snow after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Blustery.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Clark Fork ID
 48.19°N 116.08°W (Elev. 6342 ft)
5:43 am PDT Oct 20, 2020
8am PDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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