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

Bend Airport AWOS (KBDN)

Lat: 44.0948°NLon: 121.2006°WElev: 3455.0ft.

light snow

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 29.23 in (989.84 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 01 Mar 10:35 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Newberry Crater OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely.  Patchy blowing snow between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -4. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely. Patchy blowing snow between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Patchy blowing snow between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -4. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Newberry Crater OR
 43.75°N 121.31°W (Elev. 6096 ft)
9:42 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
11pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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