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

TIMBERCREST (TCTM8)

Lat: 45.15694°NLon: 109.36056°WElev: 6400.0ft.

NA

38°F

3°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed W 12 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 29 Feb 06:15 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Red Lodge MT

Winter Storm Warning February 29, 06:00pm until March 2, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 26 to 36 mph decreasing to 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 28 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West southwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 15 to 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 17 to 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 18 to 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 11 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 26 to 36 mph decreasing to 16 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 28 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West southwest wind 27 to 32 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 15 to 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 17 to 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 18 to 22 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 11 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West southwest wind 13 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. West southwest wind around 11 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Red Lodge MT
 45.12°N 109.25°W (Elev. 6775 ft)
5:38 am MST Feb 29, 2024
7am MST Feb 29, 2024-6pm MST Mar 6, 2024
 
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