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

SW Gardnerville (HWY 88) (NV021)

Lat: 38.92584°NLon: 119.77951°WElev: 4720.0ft.

NA

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed SW 14 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 02 Mar 01:10 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Gardnerville 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

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around 25. Windy, with a southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow before 10am, then snow showers, mainly after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 10am. High near 36. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. Low around 25. Windy, with a southwest wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow before 10am, then snow showers, mainly after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 10am. High near 36. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. Low around 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Isolated snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Gardnerville NV
 38.95°N 119.76°W (Elev. 4757 ft)
12:31 am PST Mar 2, 2024
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