Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Top of Whitebird Hill (ITD92)

Lat: 45.84722°NLon: 116.23968°WElev: 4222ft.

NA

54°F

12°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SE 4 MPH
Barometer 1022.69 mb
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.24 mi
Last update 14 Aug 08:15 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Cottonwood ID

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Cottonwood ID
 46°N 116.41°W (Elev. 3990 ft)
3:40 am MDT Aug 14, 2020
9am MDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm MDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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