National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Nor'easter will impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel

An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S., with a nor'easter developing off the Gulf Coast on Tuesday and moving up the East Coast Tuesday night through early Thursday. The storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. This will likely impact those with Thanksgiving travel plans on Wed.
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Current Conditions

West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Sunny...warmer. Highs 49 to 63 higher elevations...58 to 66 lower elevations. Light winds...except northwest 15 to 25 mph over ridges.
  • Tonight Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 46 higher elevations...39 to 51 lower elevations. Light winds becoming east up to 10 mph after midnight. Over ridges...prevailing northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs 53 to 67 higher elevations...62 to 70 lower elevations. Prevailing northeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 46 higher elevations...42 to 54 lower elevations. Prevailing south winds up to 10 mph. Over ridges...prevailing southwest winds 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph after midnight.
  • Thanksgiving Day Mostly sunny. Highs 50 to 65 higher elevations...60 to 68 lower elevations. Prevailing south winds up to 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph...except southwest 30 to 45 mph over ridges.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 48.
  • Friday Partly cloudy. Highs 47 to 62.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Colder. Lows 30 to 45.
  • Saturday And Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs 39 to 54. Lows 29 to 44.
  • Sunday Through Monday Rain and snow. Moderate snow accumulations possible. Highs 35 to 50. Lows 27 to 42.