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

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

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

Partly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.0 in (1015.92 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 04:45 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Truckee CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy freezing fog after 3am. Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am.  Snow level 7200 feet lowering to 5800 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Snow level 6700 feet rising to 8900 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Snow level 8600 feet rising to 9700 feet after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Snow level 9200 feet lowering to 8300 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy freezing fog after 3am. Mostly clear, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Snow level 7200 feet lowering to 5800 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Snow level 6700 feet rising to 8900 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Snow level 8600 feet rising to 9700 feet after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow. Snow level 9200 feet lowering to 8300 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain. Snow level 7800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Snow level 8000 feet rising to 8600 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Rain and snow. Snow level 8700 feet lowering to 8200 feet in the afternoon . Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow. Snow level 8100 feet lowering to 7500 feet after midnight . Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Rain and snow likely. Snow level 6800 feet lowering to 6200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Truckee CA
 39.32°N 120.14°W (Elev. 5810 ft)
1:16 pm PDT Oct 18, 2021
5pm PDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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