Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

Lat: 39.31667°NLon: 120.13333°WElev: 5899ft.

Lt Rain

36°F

2°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SSW 12 G 25 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 15 Jan 11:35 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Truckee CA

Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am
Blizzard Warning January 16, 07:00pm until January 17, 07:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow before 4am, then rain and snow likely.  Low around 29. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain and snow likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain and snow after 4pm.  High near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow before 10pm, then rain between 10pm and 4am, then rain and snow after 4am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 22. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of snow after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow before 4am, then rain and snow likely. Low around 29. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain and snow after 4pm. High near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow before 10pm, then rain between 10pm and 4am, then rain and snow after 4am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 22. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Truckee CA
 39.31°N 120.2°W (Elev. 6207 ft)
7:53 pm PST Jan 15, 2019
12am PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 21, 2019
 
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