Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains

Gusty winds, very dry conditions, and areas of dry thunderstorms are producing Critical fire weather threats across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Northern High Plains. Severe storms in the High Plains are primarily expected to contain damaging winds and large hail. Near record heat in the South and Central High Plains and the Northeast. Heat builds into the Southwest this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

CW5091 Carson City (C5091)

Lat: 39.16631°NLon: 119.77452°WElev: 4724ft.

NA

88°F

31°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed SSW 1 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.58 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 11 Aug 03:40 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Carson City NV

Lake Wind Advisory August 12, 12:00pm until August 12, 09:00pm
Red Flag Warning August 12, 12:00pm until August 12, 09:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Carson City NV
 39.17°N 119.78°W (Elev. 4800 ft)
2:37 pm PDT Aug 11, 2020
3pm PDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 17, 2020
 
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