Locally Heavy Rainfall with Mountain Snows Out West

A series of storm systems will move onshore across the West Coast through early this weekend, bringing several rounds of locally heavy rainfall, with several feet of snowfall to the mountains from the Cascades to the Central Rockies. Dangerous surf is also likely for coastal areas. Meanwhile, locally heavy lake effect snows will continue downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

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

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed WSW 4 MPH
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.29 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 11 Dec 12:35 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Sandpoint Airport ID

Winter Storm Warning December 11, 07:00pm until December 13, 10:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow after 4pm.  High near 29. Southwest wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Temperature rising to around 31 by midnight. Windy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 11am. High near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow after 4pm. High near 29. Southwest wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 10pm. Temperature rising to around 31 by midnight. Windy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 11am. High near 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 25.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Sandpoint Airport ID
 48.36°N 116.62°W (Elev. 4783 ft)
10:03 am PST Dec 11, 2019
12pm PST Dec 11, 2019-6pm PST Dec 17, 2019
 
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