Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

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

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 1:45 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Truckee CA

Winter Storm Watch January 20, 10:00am until January 21, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 4pm, then rain and snow.  High near 44. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain and snow before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Rain before 4pm, then rain and snow. High near 44. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow showers, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
M.L.King Day
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Truckee CA
 39.32°N 120.14°W (Elev. 5810 ft)
5:39 am PST Jan 18, 2019
2pm PST Jan 18, 2019-6pm PST Jan 24, 2019
 
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