Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

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

Partly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SSE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.0 in (1015.92 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 May 11:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Truckee CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am.  Snow level 7900 feet lowering to 6300 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers after 11pm, mixing with snow after 2am. Snow level 7900 feet lowering to 6300 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Truckee CA
 39.34°N 120.17°W (Elev. 5830 ft)
1:43 pm PDT May 15, 2021
12am PDT May 16, 2021-6pm PDT May 21, 2021
 
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