Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.523°NLon: 114.21611°WElev: 5026.0ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.87 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 11:55 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles N Mackay ID

Winter Storm Warning February 29, 11:00am until March 2, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 1pm, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with an east southeast wind 21 to 31 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Low around 21. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow after 11am. High near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and 2am. Low around 17. South wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 27. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Chance Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Patchy blowing snow before 1pm, then patchy blowing snow after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with an east southeast wind 21 to 31 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Low around 21. Windy, with a west southwest wind 28 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Areas of blowing snow after 11am. High near 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow between 11pm and 2am. Low around 17. South wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. High near 27. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles N Mackay ID
 44.22°N 113.62°W (Elev. 7218 ft)
10:31 pm MST Feb 28, 2024
12am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 5, 2024
 
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