National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather to continue today across the northern Plains and Midwest; severe weather possible Tuesday along Gulf Coast

Unsettled weather will continue today over the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest where wintry precipitation is forecast, with several inches of snow from South Dakota eastward into Minnesota and northern Michigan. A well-defined cold front will advance eastward with showers and storms developing along and ahead of it. Some storms along the Gulf Coast could become severe on Tuesday.

Current Conditions

Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Clear. Lows 27 to 32. Northwest winds up to 10 mph in the evening becoming light.
  • Tuesday Sunny. Highs 51 to 56. Light winds becoming southeast up to 10 mph in the afternoon.
  • Tuesday Night Clear. Lows 28 to 33. Light winds becoming southwest up to 10 mph after midnight.
  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Highs 56 to 61. Southwest winds around 10 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph in the afternoon.
  • Wednesday Night Rain and snow likely in the evening...then snow likely after midnight. Snow level 5500 feet lowering to the valley floor. Lows 23 to 28. West winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph decreasing to 40 mph after midnight.
  • Christmas Day Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Highs 33 to 38.
  • Thursday Night Clear. Lows 14 to 24.
  • Friday Sunny. Highs 36 to 41.
  • Friday Night And Saturday Partly cloudy. Lows 17 to 22. Highs 42 to 47.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Lows 20 to 25.
  • Sunday Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs 37 to 42.
  • Sunday Night And Monday Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 18 to 23. Highs 38 to 43.