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

DRY LAKE (DRLC2)

Lat: 40.53397°NLon: 106.7813°WElev: 8400.0ft.

NA

30°F

-1°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NE 1 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

Hahns Peak CO

Winter Storm Warning March 2, 05:00pm until March 4, 09:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy.
    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10pm. Low around 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 12. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Some thunder is also possible. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 10pm. Low around 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 12. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Hahns Peak CO
 40.8°N 106.9°W (Elev. 8140 ft)
4:14 am MST Mar 2, 2024
7am MST Mar 2, 2024-6pm MST Mar 8, 2024
 
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