Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Challis - Challis Airport (KLLJ)

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

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 04:55 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles NNW Mackay ID

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Light and variable wind.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light west northwest wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Light and variable wind. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Light west northwest wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Light southwest wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
Snow. High near 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles NNW Mackay ID
 44.21°N 113.71°W (Elev. 7484 ft)
4:31 pm MST Feb 20, 2024
5pm MST Feb 20, 2024-6pm MST Feb 27, 2024
 
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