Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Yellowstone Lake (KP60)

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

NA

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.87 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 29 Feb 07:56 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

23 Miles W Wapiti WY

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

    Today: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy blowing snow between 10am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 1am. Low around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Patchy blowing snow between 10am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Snow showers, mainly after 9pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after 1am. Low around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind 22 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers, mainly before 4pm. Areas of blowing snow. High near 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow after 11am. High near 32. Breezy, with a southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Isolated snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
23 Miles W Wapiti WY
 44.49°N 109.88°W (Elev. 7477 ft)
7:44 am MST Feb 29, 2024
8am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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