Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Truckee-Tahoe (KTRK)

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

Mostly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SSE 16 G 43 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 11:45 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Truckee CA

Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am
Blizzard Warning January 16, 07:00pm until January 17, 07:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain.  High near 39. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow.  High near 35. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain. High near 39. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am. Low around 32. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow. High near 35. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 21. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Truckee CA
 39.33°N 120.2°W (Elev. 6099 ft)
5:31 am PST Jan 16, 2019
12pm PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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