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

GALENA (GALN2)

Lat: 39.379444°NLon: 119.831944°WElev: 5610ft.

NA

39°F

4°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SE 7 G 14 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 06 Dec 11:50 am PST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW New Washoe City NV

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind around 5 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind around 5 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW New Washoe City NV
 39.37°N 119.8°W (Elev. 5587 ft)
9:45 am PST Dec 6, 2016
1pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 12, 2016
 
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