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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

BLUEWING MOUNTAIN (BLUN2)

Lat: 40.501472°NLon: 119.121611°WElev: 4570ft.

NA

46°F

8°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed SW 18 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 08 Mar 03:37 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles S Gerlach NV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing dust before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 27.

    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of blowing dust before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles S Gerlach NV
 40.4°N 119.35°W (Elev. 4918 ft)
2:45 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
4pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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