Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bend Airport AWOS (KBDN)

Lat: 44.0948°NLon: 121.2006°WElev: 3455.0ft.

Partly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.27 in (991.2 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 02 Mar 01:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles NNE Newberry Crater OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow after 10am, mixing with rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 10am, then rain and snow likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow after 10am, mixing with rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 10am, then rain and snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles NNE Newberry Crater OR
 43.9°N 121.07°W (Elev. 4350 ft)
9:42 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
2am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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