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Today's Forecast
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  • Dewpoint↓37° / ↑37°
  • Humidity↓32% / ↑48%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
No forecasts available.
No snow.
No precipitation expected throughout the day.
Winds SW 20 to 32 mph through the morning becoming S 16 to 28 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 40 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 52 to 58 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Wednesday the 22nd
↑63° ↓54°
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  • Dewpoint↓33° / ↑32°
  • Humidity↓29% / ↑43%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
No forecasts available.
None expected.
No precipitation expected.
Winds SW 15 to 27 mph through the morning shifting to SW 13 to 25 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 34 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 48 to 53 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Thursday the 23rd
↑61° ↓54°
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  • Dewpoint↓30° / ↑30°
  • Humidity↓24% / ↑38%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear throughout the day.
None expected.
No precipitation expected.
Winds SW 14 to 26 mph through the morning becoming SW 12 to 23 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 33 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 48 to 55 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 24th
↑61° ↓54°
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  • Dewpoint↓29° / ↑30°
  • Humidity↓23% / ↑31%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear throughout the day.
No snow.
No precipitation expected today.
Winds S 10 to 21 mph through the morning becoming S 12 to 23 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 26 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 50 to 56 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 25th
↑61° ↓54°
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  • Dewpoint↓30° / ↑29°
  • Humidity↓22% / ↑32%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Clear becoming partly cloudy through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming cloudy into the evening.
None expected today.
No precipitation expected throughout the day.
Winds S 10 to 21 mph through the morning shifting to SW 12 to 23 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 26 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 51 to 56 degrees throughout the day.
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Sunday the 26th
↑60° ↓53°
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  • Dewpoint↓30° / ↑30°
  • Humidity↓26% / ↑36%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth0"
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
No snow throughout the day.
No precipitation expected today.
Winds S 13 to 25 mph through the morning shifting to S 16 to 28 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 31 mph. Wind chill expected to be 47 to 51 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update01 Apr @ 03:04
  • Snow Past 24 hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total0"
  • Average Base Depth( Estimate ) 0"
  • Today's Snow Potential0"
Comments
None Reported
  • High Lift Elevation9,370ft
  • Base Elevation8,510ft
  • Vertical Drop860ft
  • Longest Trail3000
  • Trails0 of 30
  • Lifts0 of 3
  • Acreage0 of 195 ( 0% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
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Conditions
  • Humidity24%
  • Dewpoint40°
  • SustainedW 8mph
  • GustingW 30mph
  • VisibilityUnreported
  • Snow DepthUnreported
Comments
Unreported
Location
KYLE CANYON, NV
  • Elevation9,199ft
  • UpdatedAug 21 @ 04:12
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  • City: Las Vegas
  • State: Nevada
  • Country: United States
Tahoe - Mammoth - April 04, 2018
Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

..NOW THROUGH THE WEEKEND...
Mild weather is expected through Thursday. A few light showers are possible today and Thursday, mainly well north of Interstate 80. A strong atmospheric river will impact northeast California and western Nevada Friday into Saturday, bringing periods of moderate to heavy rain, high elevation snow, gusty winds, and concerns for flooding along rivers and streams.

..MORE DETAIL...
(Translated from NWS but added in some detail and our own outlook)
A strong late season Atmospheric River (AR) will bring periods of heavy precipitation to the region Friday and Saturday. With a strong sub-tropical influence and the jet stream (cold air to the north of this) forecast to stay well north of the region during most of precipitation event. Precip will fall
primarily as rain, even in the higher elevations above 9,000 and 10,000 feet. The main concern continues to be flooding, both for small creeks and streams, and for main stem rivers. There is a flood watch in effect from late Friday afternoon through Saturday for the Sierra and the Sierra foothills.

It is late in the atmospheric river season and this AR is forecast to be solidly in the strong category, which is quite rare for this time of year. PWAT (moisture) and IVT (moisture + transport) anomalies are on the very high end of their respective scales for this time of year, and between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning, several inches of water or more will fall on thew west slopes of the Sierra Nevada.

Precipitation will begin to move into the Sierra and NE California by Thursday night with periods of light to moderate precipitation through Friday afternoon as warm advection precipitation begins to push into the Sierra. A 6-12 hour period of very heavy precipitation is expected Friday night into Saturday morning as the core of the low pressure nears the Pacific Northwest coast, bringing increased forcing to the moisture laden
environment over the Sierra. The very warm temperatures aloft will promote more efficient warm rain processes and will likely result in impressive rain rates Friday night (heavy rain and flooding likely).

Current forecast for QPF is up to around 3-4 inches along the Sierra crest with 1.5-2 inches along the immediate lee of the Sierra and 0.5-1.0 inch spilling into western Nevada. During the period of heaviest precipitation the jet stream and the cold core of the low is forecast to remain well north of the
Sierra. Very warm subtropical air is forecast to move into the area from the southwest with mid-level temperatures potentially rising to around +3C to +5C during the heaviest precipitation. This will likely push snow levels to 10,000+ to 11,000 feet later Friday through early Saturday. CM

NEXT WEEK...
Early through mid next week looks busy with storms, colder this time, with snow levels to resort bases... Moderate to heavy snow is expected Tuesday and again next Thursday (9th/ 11th), followed by some sunshine and warming. After the 15th/ 16th or so we see high pressure build in across the eastern Pacific and west US coast, with sunny skies and warming temperatures, quite spring-like. CM
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US Extended Snowfall Outlook - Updated May 13, 2018
LONG RANGE OUTLOOK from snowforecast.com - May 13, 2018

Updated Sunday May 13, 2018-

Low pressure will continue frequently affecting the west coast right into June, with late season upper-mountain snowfalls expected at times for Aspen and western Colorado. Do You want to see OTHER AREAS mentioned, email me and let me know... CM

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Expanded Outlook

Tuesday
↑65° / ↓56°
iconWinds: SW 20 to 32 mph, then S 16 to 28 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑64° / ↓59°
Sky
Mostly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
None expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds SW 20 to 32 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 52 to 57 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑62° / ↓56°
Sky
Mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds S 16 to 28 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 52 to 58 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
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Wednesday
↑63° / ↓54°
iconWinds: SW 15 to 27 mph, then SW 13 to 25 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑62° / ↓56°
Sky
Partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds SW 15 to 27 mph with gusts up to 34 mph. Wind chill expected to be 48 to 51 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑59° / ↓54°
Sky
Clear through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 13 to 25 mph with gusts up to 31 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 50 to 53 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
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Thursday
↑61° / ↓54°
iconWinds: SW 14 to 26 mph, then SW 12 to 23 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑60° / ↓54°
Sky
Clear through the morning.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Morning winds SW 14 to 26 mph with gusts up to 33 mph. Wind chill expected to be 48 to 51 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑56° / ↓55°
Sky
Clear through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 12 to 23 mph with gusts up to 29 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 51 to 55 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
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Friday
↑61° / ↓54°
iconWinds: S 10 to 21 mph, then S 12 to 23 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑59° / ↓58°
Sky
Clear through the morning.
Snow
None expected through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the morning.
Winds
Morning winds S 10 to 21 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 50 to 52 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑56° / ↓54°
Sky
Clear into the evening.
Snow
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Afternoon winds S 12 to 23 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 52 to 56 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
temperature graph
Saturday
↑61° / ↓54°
iconWinds: S 10 to 21 mph, then SW 12 to 23 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑59° / ↓58°
Sky
Clear becoming partly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected.
Winds
Morning winds S 10 to 21 mph with gusts up to 26 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 51 to 55 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑56° / ↓54°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow through the afternoon and evening.
Precipitation
None expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds SW 12 to 23 mph. Temperatures will feel like they are between 53 to 56 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
temperature graph
Sunday
↑60° / ↓53°
iconWinds: S 13 to 25 mph, then S 16 to 28 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑59° / ↓58°
Sky
Mostly cloudy through the morning.
Snow
None expected in the morning hours.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Morning winds S 13 to 25 mph. Wind chill expected to be 47 to 50 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑54° / ↓54°
Sky
Mostly cloudy into the evening.
Snow
No snow.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds S 16 to 28 mph. Wind chill expected to be 48 to 51 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 8,902ft
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  • Soil High Temperature91°
  • Soil Low Temperature74°
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  • Soil Low Temperature72°
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  • Soil Low Temperature68°
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  • Soil High Temperature90°
  • Soil Low Temperature68°
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