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

33 Miles SE Catnip Mountain NV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind around 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 21.

    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. South southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind around 15 mph. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
33 Miles SE Catnip Mountain NV
 41.49°N 118.96°W (Elev. 7795 ft)
2:01 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
5pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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