Significant Winter Storm to Affect the Pacific Coast through the Upper Midwest

A significant storm will bring high winds and heavy precipitation, including mountain snow, to portions of the western U.S. this weekend. Extremely dangerous travel is expected through passes. Confidence is increasing that this storm will then impact the central U.S. with heavy snow and strong winds to the north and severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes and heavy rainfall to the south. Read More >

Current conditions at

BUFFALO CREEK (BUFN2)

Lat: 40.58058°NLon: 119.78881°WElev: 3940ft.

NA

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 09 Dec 07:59 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Sand Pass NV

Winter Weather Advisory December 10, 01:00pm until December 11, 10:00am
Wind Advisory December 9, 10:00pm until December 10, 01:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow after 4am.  Snow level 4200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then rain.  Snow level 4500 feet rising to 5700 feet in the afternoon. High near 47. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, possibly mixed with snow.  Snow level 4400 feet. Low around 30. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow after 4am. Snow level 4200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then rain. Snow level 4500 feet rising to 5700 feet in the afternoon. High near 47. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain, possibly mixed with snow. Snow level 4400 feet. Low around 30. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Sand Pass NV
 40.35°N 119.69°W (Elev. 3993 ft)
4:48 pm PST Dec 9, 2022
9pm PST Dec 9, 2022-6pm PST Dec 16, 2022
 
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