Inclement Weather Continues in the West; Fire Weather Threat in the High Plains

A strong frontal system will move through southern and central California this afternoon through Monday morning bringing high snowfall totals to the Sierra Nevada, and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding/flash flooding in southern California. There is a fire weather risk from the Southwest into the Central Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will impact parts of Colorado and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

DONNER LAKE NEAR TRUCKEE 5W (DNRC1)

Lat: 39.325°NLon: 120.28139°WElev: 5924ft.

NA

1°C

33°F

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer 1001.36 mb
Dewpoint -1°C (NA°F)
Visibility NA
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Truckee CA

Winter Storm Warning until April 6, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until April 6, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am.  Low around -1. Southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow before 2pm, then rain and snow.  High near 4. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 30 to 36 centimeters possible.

    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night:  Calm wind.

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely before 11am, then snow showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night:  Calm wind.

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night:

    High: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 11.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am. Low around -1. Southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow before 2pm, then rain and snow. High near 4. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 30 to 36 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
Calm wind.
Monday
Snow likely before 11am, then snow showers likely after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Monday Night
Calm wind.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Tuesday Night
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Truckee CA
 39.32°N 120.28°W (Elev. 1813 m)
7:58 pm PDT Apr 4, 2020
1am PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 11, 2020
 
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