Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

FW0451 VC Highlands (F0451)

Lat: 39.35967°NLon: 119.662°WElev: 6699ft.

NA

35°F

2°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.63 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 19 Oct 02:45 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Virginia City NV

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am.  Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Snow level 7700 feet rising to 9100 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Snow level 9100 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am.  Snow level 9200 feet rising to 10800 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Snow level 10000 feet lowering to 9200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 11pm.  Snow level 8900 feet lowering to 7800 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 2am. Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Snow level 7700 feet rising to 9100 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Snow level 9100 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Snow level 9200 feet rising to 10800 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A chance of rain. Snow level 10000 feet lowering to 9200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 11pm. Snow level 8900 feet lowering to 7800 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after 11am. Snow level 7200 feet rising to 8500 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Snow level 8400 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Rain likely. Snow level 8400 feet rising to 9100 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Snow level 9200 feet lowering to 8600 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Rain and snow likely. Snow level 7800 feet lowering to 6900 feet in the afternoon . Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Virginia City NV
 39.32°N 119.65°W (Elev. 6430 ft)
2:44 am PDT Oct 19, 2021
3am PDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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