Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Critical fire weather threats continue across portions of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

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

Mostly Clear

61°F

16°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.38 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 10 Aug 08:45 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Truckee CA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 43.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light south wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 42. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Truckee CA
 39.32°N 120.14°W (Elev. 5810 ft)
3:41 am PDT Aug 10, 2020
9am PDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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