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

Hawthorne Industrial Airport (KHTH)

Lat: 38.54482° N Lon: 118.63137° W Elev: 4230.0 ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SSE 23 MPH
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 02 Mar 01:55 AM PST
Detailed forecast for

Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties

Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening. Areas of blowing dust in the evening. Snow and rain likely. Snow level 5000 to 5500 feet. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Lows 28 to 38. Southwest winds 35 to 50 mph with gusts up to 75 mph.
Saturday
Snow in the morning, then scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches. Highs 36 to 46. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 70 mph decreasing to 55 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Lows 20 to 30. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Highs 37 to 47. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 18 to 28. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the evening.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs 40 to 50.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows 22 to 32.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Highs 44 to 54.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 42 to 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 23 to 33.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Highs 39 to 49.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 18 to 28.
Friday
Sunny. Highs 41 to 51.



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