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

FAIRFIELD (FAFI)

Lat: 43.30833°NLon: 114.825°WElev: 5039.0ft.

NA

36°F

2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed WNW 12 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 26 Feb 12:00 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles W Fairfield ID

Winter Weather Advisory February 26, 05:00am until February 26, 05:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind around 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow.  Temperature rising to near 32 by 9am, then falling to around 25 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 4 inches.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -1 and 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -2 and 8. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow likely before 11pm, then snow.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Snow. Temperature rising to near 32 by 9am, then falling to around 25 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 4 inches.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values between -1 and 7. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -2 and 8. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Blustery, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow likely before 11am, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely before 11pm, then snow. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Snow. High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Snow. Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow. High near 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles W Fairfield ID
 43.31°N 115.22°W (Elev. 5420 ft)
9:34 pm MST Feb 25, 2024
12am MST Feb 26, 2024-6pm MST Mar 2, 2024
 
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