Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Elko, Elko Regional Airport (KEKO)

Lat: 40.82404°NLon: 115.78635°WElev: 5052ft.

Clear

82°F

28°C

Humidity 12%
Wind Speed WSW 20 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.21 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Sep 03:45 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

26 Miles ESE Elko NV

Red Flag Warning until September 18, 08:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
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    Red Flag Warning until September 18, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze before 11pm. Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated snow showers.  Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 31.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph.
Tonight
Widespread haze before 11pm. Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Isolated snow showers. Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
26 Miles ESE Elko NV
 40.7°N 115.31°W (Elev. 10308 ft)
2:18 pm PDT Sep 18, 2021
4pm PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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