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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Elko, Elko Regional Airport (KEKO)

Lat: 40.82404° N Lon: 115.78635° W Elev: 5052 ft.




Humidity 11%
Wind Speed ESE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:05 pm PDT
Detailed forecast for

Ruby Mountains and East Humboldt Range

Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 50 to 56. Ridgeline winds east around 10 mph.
Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 68 to 78. Light ridgeline winds becoming south around 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 53. Ridgeline winds south around 10 mph.
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. Highs 69 to 79. Ridgeline winds southeast around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated rain showers after midnight. Lows 45 to 53. Ridgeline winds southwest around 10 mph.
Thursday Through Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers. Isolated thunderstorms. Highs 72 to 82. Lows 45 to 55.
Mostly sunny. Highs 75 to 85.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 76 to 86.
Sunday Night And Monday
Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 76 to 86.

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216 PM PDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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