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

Yellowstone Lake (KP60)

Lat: 44.54444°NLon: 110.42111°WElev: 7835.0ft.

NA

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NA 4 MPH
Barometer 29.8 in (1009.14 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 25 Feb 08:56 PM MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE West Thumb WY

Winter Storm Warning February 26, 05:00am until February 27, 05:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow before 5am.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9am. High near 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow, mainly before 4am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -10. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow before 5am. Patchy blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 9am. High near 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow, mainly before 4am. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 11pm. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -10. West northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Snow. High near 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy.
Saturday
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Breezy.
Sunday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE West Thumb WY
 44.39°N 110.53°W (Elev. 7730 ft)
8:14 pm MST Feb 25, 2024
9pm MST Feb 25, 2024-6pm MST Mar 3, 2024
 
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