Unsettled in the South; Pacific Storm on the West Coast

Showers and a few strong to severe thunderstorms associated with a system in southeastern Texas. A strong and cold Pacific storm will produce heavy rain and heavy mountain snow, and strong, gusty winds for parts of the West coast. Gusty winds ahead of this system may produce critical fire weather threats in the North and Central Plains this weekend. Lake effect snows persist in the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franktown Creek (NV006)

Lat: 39.27412°NLon: 119.84138°WElev: 5057ft.

NA

54°F

12°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed WSW 7 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Mar 05:30 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW New Washoe City NV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 3am, then snow likely.  Snow level 6600 feet lowering to 5300 feet after midnight . Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Windy. Partly
    Cloudy then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Chance Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 3am, then snow likely. Snow level 6600 feet lowering to 5300 feet after midnight . Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
A chance of snow, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW New Washoe City NV
 39.32°N 119.82°W (Elev. 5341 ft)
4:38 pm PST Mar 5, 2021
5pm PST Mar 5, 2021-6pm PST Mar 12, 2021
 
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