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

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Barre / Montpelier, Knapp State Airport (KMPV)

Lat: 44.2°NLon: 72.57°WElev: 1165ft.

Fog

35°F

2°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 3 Mar 4:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lanesboro VT

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Light rain likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Rain then
    Light Rain
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Light rain likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Light Rain
    Likely then
    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. North wind around 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Light rain likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Light rain likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. North wind around 14 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 9 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. North wind 8 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lanesboro VT
 44.32°N 72.29°W (Elev. 1808 ft)
3:29 am EST Mar 3, 2024
5am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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