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

US97 SB at Lava Butte MP151 (ODT02)

Lat: 43.9072°NLon: 121.35801°WElev: 4524ft.

NA

37°F

3°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed N 1 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 08 Mar 04:00 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Newberry Crater OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 23. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 23. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Newberry Crater OR
 43.74°N 121.24°W (Elev. 7507 ft)
3:57 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
4pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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