Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

Lat: 39.31667°NLon: 120.13333°WElev: 5899.0ft.

light snow,mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SSW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.8 in (1009.14 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 29 Feb 04:46 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Truckee CA

Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Blizzard Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 18. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 16 to 22 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 15. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 39. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 34. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 16 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 18. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 16 to 22 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 15. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Truckee CA
 39.34°N 120.17°W (Elev. 5830 ft)
2:25 pm PST Feb 29, 2024
5pm PST Feb 29, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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