National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.

Current Conditions

Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Rain in the evening...then rain and snow after midnight. A slight chance of thunderstorms. Snow level lowering to 6500 feet. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches above 6500 feet. Lows 33 to 38. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
  • Saturday Cloudy with scattered showers. Snow level 5000 to 5500 feet with a dusting to an inch of accumulation possible. Highs 46 to 51. West winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the evening. Snow level 5000 feet. Lows 25 to 35. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Highs 46 to 51. Northwest winds up to 10 mph in the morning becoming light.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 21 to 31. North winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.
  • Monday Partly cloudy. Highs 51 to 56.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 27 to 37.
  • Tuesday And Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Highs 60 to 65. Lows 31 to 41.
  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Highs 64 to 69.
  • Wednesday Night Clear. Lows 33 to 43.
  • Thursday Through Friday Partly cloudy. Highs 65 to 70. Lows 33 to 43.