Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Minidoka (MIN)

Lat: 42.80442°NLon: 113.58965°WElev: 4285.0ft.

NA

36°F

2°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed WNW 6 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 25 Feb 11:20 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles SE Richfield ID

Wind Advisory February 26, 05:00am until February 27, 05:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then rain.  Temperature rising to near 43 by 10am, then falling to around 35 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then rain. Temperature rising to near 43 by 10am, then falling to around 35 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain and snow likely before 8am, then snow likely between 8am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles SE Richfield ID
 42.89°N 113.88°W (Elev. 4396 ft)
10:31 pm MST Feb 25, 2024
11pm MST Feb 25, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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