Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

DW9019 Olympic Valley (D9019)

Lat: 39.19927°NLon: 120.23615°WElev: 6217ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed WSW 2 G 17 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 Dec 12:54 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Tahoe City CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a west wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers.  High near 38. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 35. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow.  High near 38. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a west wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming east in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers. High near 38. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 35. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Rain and snow. High near 38. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Windy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Tahoe City CA
 39.17°N 120.22°W (Elev. 7667 ft)
9:45 am PST Dec 6, 2016
1pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 12, 2016
 
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