Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

EW9139 Carson City (E9139)

Lat: 39.13497°NLon: 119.76251°WElev: 4717.0ft.

NA

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 0 MPH
Barometer 29.7 in (1005.76 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 02 Mar 03:54 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Carson City NV

Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 2, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 1am.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Snow level rising to 5600 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow.  Snow level 5000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. High near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 1am. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Snow level rising to 5600 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a slight chance of snow. Snow level 5000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Carson City NV
 39.17°N 119.76°W (Elev. 4800 ft)
12:31 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
4pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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