Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Winnemucca, Winnemucca Municipal Airport (KWMC)

Lat: 40.90194°NLon: 117.80722°WElev: 4301ft.

Partly Cloudy

45°F

7°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed W 23 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.56 mb)
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 08 Mar 05:20 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Winnemucca NV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 25.

    Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 25. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Winnemucca NV
 41.01°N 117.75°W (Elev. 5118 ft)
2:01 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
5pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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