Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Elko, Elko Regional Airport (KEKO)

Lat: 40.82404°NLon: 115.78635°WElev: 5052.0ft.

Clear

39°F

4°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SW 3 MPH
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.55 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 07:35 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Elko NV

Winter Weather Advisory February 26, 10:00am until February 26, 10:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain, mainly after noon.  Snow level 5200 feet rising to 6100 feet in the afternoon. High near 49. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy then
    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers after 10pm.  Snow level 6600 feet lowering to 6000 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Rain, mainly after noon. Snow level 5200 feet rising to 6100 feet in the afternoon. High near 49. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 7pm. Low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers after 10pm. Snow level 6600 feet lowering to 6000 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Snow level 5700 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Elko NV
 40.83°N 115.75°W (Elev. 5095 ft)
1:50 pm PST Feb 25, 2024
8pm PST Feb 25, 2024-6pm PST Mar 3, 2024
 
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