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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Small Craft Advisory
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Last Update: 3:41 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
Forecast Valid: 4pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
- This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
- The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.