Inclement Weather For California; Fire Weather Threat In The High Plains

A strong storm and frontal system will move through Central and Southern California over the next two days, perhaps lingering through midweek. Expect heavy snowfall across the Sierra into the Southern California mountains and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding and debris flows in Southern California. There is an elevated to critical fire weather risk across the Southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Reno, Reno Tahoe International Airport (KRNO)

Lat: 39.50776°NLon: 119.76819°WElev: 4403ft.

Mostly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.6 in (1002.37 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Apr 06:55 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Reno Tahoe International Airport NV

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 11am.  Snow level 4900 feet rising to 5800 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 11pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Snow level 5600 feet lowering to 4400 feet after midnight . Low around 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 5pm, then a chance of rain. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 5100 feet lowering to 4400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain.  Snow level rising to 6200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 11am. Snow level 4900 feet rising to 5800 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain before 11pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with rain. Snow level 5600 feet lowering to 4400 feet after midnight . Low around 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 5pm, then a chance of rain. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 5100 feet lowering to 4400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain. Snow level rising to 6200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Reno Tahoe International Airport NV
 39.51°N 119.78°W (Elev. 4436 ft)
6:17 am PDT Apr 5, 2020
7am PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 11, 2020
 
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