Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

US-50 Silver Springs (STGNV)

Lat: 39.38229°NLon: 119.31659°WElev: 4493.0ft.

NA

37°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SSW 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 01 Mar 04:09 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Silver Springs NV

High Wind Warning until March 2, 07:00am
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 2, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    High Wind Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Snow level 5200 feet. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Snow level 4800 feet lowering to 4200 feet after midnight . Low around 31. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain. Snow level 5200 feet. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Snow level 4800 feet lowering to 4200 feet after midnight . Low around 31. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Patchy blowing snow before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Silver Springs NV
 39.43°N 119.18°W (Elev. 4199 ft)
12:31 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
4pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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