Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

WALKER (WALC1)

Lat: 38.565278°NLon: 119.459167°WElev: 5440ft.

NA

28°C

83°F

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed WSW 11 MPH
Barometer 1017.95 mb
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility NA
Heat Index27°C (81°F)
Last update 12 Aug 06:48 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SE Wellington NV

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. South wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south 15 to 20 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. South wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SE Wellington NV
 38.68°N 119.29°W (Elev. 1607 m)
1:50 am PDT Aug 14, 2020
8am PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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