Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Elko, Elko Regional Airport (KEKO)

Lat: 40.82404°NLon: 115.78635°WElev: 5052.0ft.

Clear

54°F

12°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed WSW 9 MPH
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.55 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 04:50 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

42 Miles SSW Owyhee NV

Winter Storm Warning February 26, 04:00am until February 26, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight.

    Windy. Mostly
    Clear then
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers before 10am, then snow, mainly after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow before noon, then widespread blowing snow after 1pm. High near 35. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 75 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow, mainly before 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers.  Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 10 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated snow showers after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight.
Monday
Scattered snow showers before 10am, then snow, mainly after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow before noon, then widespread blowing snow after 1pm. High near 35. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 75 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow, mainly before 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Isolated snow showers after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Windy.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 37. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. Low around 22. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow showers. Patchy blowing snow. High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
42 Miles SSW Owyhee NV
 41.38°N 116.33°W (Elev. 7398 ft)
1:50 pm PST Feb 25, 2024
5pm PST Feb 25, 2024-6pm PST Mar 3, 2024
 
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