Cold Front to Move across the Pacific Northwest Through Tuesday; Storm Developing Over the Four Corners

A cold front will move across the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday, bringing low elevation rain and heavy mountain snow. This will be the first of several waves of unsettled weather to impact the region through this week. An upper level disturbance will contribute to development of a storm with rain and snow over the Four Corners. East of this storm, ice is possible from Nebraska to Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

DONNER LAKE NEAR TRUCKEE 5W (DNRC1)

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

NA

34°F

1°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer 1005.76 mb
Dewpoint NA°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Truckee CA

Lake Wind Advisory until January 21, 10:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
  •  
    Lake Wind Advisory until January 21, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Tue

    Lake Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow before 10am, then rain and snow.  High near 41. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Snow level 7000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Snow level 6700 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 4am.  Snow level 6100 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow before 10am, then rain and snow. High near 41. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers after 4am. Snow level 7000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Snow level 6700 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 4am. Snow level 6100 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Snow level 6200 feet rising to 7200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain likely, mainly after 4am. Snow level 7500 feet lowering to 6900 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Rain and snow. Snow level 6400 feet. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Truckee CA
 39.32°N 120.28°W (Elev. 5948 ft)
6:19 am PST Jan 21, 2020
8am PST Jan 21, 2020-6pm PST Jan 27, 2020
 
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