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

73°F

23°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed SSE 12 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.27 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 09:10 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

25 Miles ESE Owyhee NV

Wind Advisory September 18, 12:00pm until September 18, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning September 18, 12:00pm until September 18, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Widespread haze. Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers after 11pm.  Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 35.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread haze. Patchy blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers after 11pm. Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
25 Miles ESE Owyhee NV
 41.79°N 115.68°W (Elev. 7461 ft)
2:16 am PDT Sep 18, 2021
9am PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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