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

YELLOW MULE (YLWM8)

Lat: 45.16583°NLon: 111.35944°WElev: 9200.0ft.

NA

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SSE 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 29 Feb 07:04 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles S Big Sky MT

Winter Weather Advisory February 29, 05:00pm until March 1, 05:00pm
High Wind Warning until March 1, 04:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 1, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    High Wind Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 26 mph increasing to 32 to 37 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 24. Windy, with a south wind 29 to 34 mph increasing to 38 to 43 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 32. Windy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 5 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 26 mph increasing to 32 to 37 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 24. Windy, with a south wind 29 to 34 mph increasing to 38 to 43 mph. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. High near 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
Snow. High near 32. Windy, with a south southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South southwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles S Big Sky MT
 45.04°N 111.28°W (Elev. 7116 ft)
3:15 am MST Feb 29, 2024
8am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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