Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ely, Ely Airport (KELY)

Lat: 39.295°NLon: 114.84528°WElev: 6257.0ft.

Clear

46°F

8°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SSE 12 MPH
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.19 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 26 Feb 09:20 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Ely NV

Winter Weather Advisory February 26, 01:00pm until February 27, 01:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Snow level rising to 6800 feet. Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered sprinkles after 10am.  Snow level rising to 7000 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered sprinkles after 10am.  Snow level 6400 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Snow level rising to 6800 feet. Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Scattered sprinkles after 10am. Snow level rising to 7000 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Scattered sprinkles after 10am. Snow level 6400 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Friday Night
Scattered sprinkles before 10pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Ely NV
 39.29°N 114.83°W (Elev. 6348 ft)
2:06 am PST Feb 26, 2024
9am PST Feb 26, 2024-6pm PST Mar 3, 2024
 
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