Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Recreation Forecast For Great Basin National Park
National Weather Service Elko NV
244 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

This product will be updated only twice per day by 4 AM and 4 PM.

NVZ035-200045-
Great Basin National Park Base - 6,000 feet -
244 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM
PST SATURDAY...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the morning.
Isolated thunderstorms through the day. Widespread snow showers
in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Highs around 48.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
Widespread snow showers through the night. Snow accumulation
around 5 inches. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming north
10 to 15 mph after midnight. Lows around 24. Wind chill readings
as low as 15 to 25.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Widespread snow showers in the morning, then
scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around
2 inches. Total snow accumulation around 8 inches. North winds
10 to 15 mph. Highs around 29. Wind chill readings as low as
10 to 20.

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NVZ035-200045-
Great Basin National Park Ridge - 13,000 feet -
244 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM
PST SATURDAY...

.TODAY...Summits in and out of clouds. Scattered snow showers in
the morning. Isolated thunderstorms through the day. Widespread
snow showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation around 5 inches.
Windy. Southwest winds 40 to 50 mph. Highs around 26. Wind chill
readings as low as 5 below to 5 above zero.
.TONIGHT...Summits obscured in clouds. Isolated thunderstorms in
the evening. Widespread snow showers through the night. Snow may
be heavy at times after midnight. Snow accumulation around
20 inches. Breezy. South winds 40 to 45 mph...becoming southwest
25 to 30 mph after midnight. Lows around 5 above. Wind chill
readings as low as 10 below to zero.
.SATURDAY...Summits obscured in clouds. Widespread snow showers
in the morning, then numerous snow showers in the afternoon. Snow
accumulation around 6 inches. Total snow accumulation around
31 inches. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph...increasing to north
20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Highs around 5 above. Wind chill
readings as low as 10 below to 20 below zero.

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