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

Tonopah, Tonopah Airport (KTPH)

Lat: 38.06028°NLon: 117.08722°WElev: 5426ft.

Clear

30°C

86°F

Humidity 8%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.4 mb)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 14 Aug 10:35 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

23 Miles ENE Gabbs NV

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Little or no precipitation expected.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Little or no precipitation expected.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Little or no precipitation expected.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight. Little or no precipitation expected.
Sunday
Isolated thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Little or no precipitation expected.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Isolated thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Little or no precipitation expected.
Monday Night
Isolated thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Isolated thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
23 Miles ENE Gabbs NV
 39.02°N 117.55°W (Elev. 2764 m)
1:47 am PDT Aug 14, 2020
11am PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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