National Weather Service California Nevada River Forecast Center Department of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service


Latitude: 39.43º NLongitude: 120.24º WElevation: 6320 Feet
Location: Nevada County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Eastern SierraRiver Group: Eastern Sierra
Issuance Time: Dec 07 2023 at 2:05 PM PSTNext Issuance: Dec 08 2023 at 9:00 AM PST
Monitor Stage: 4.0 FeetFlood Stage: 4.5 Feet

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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ072)
Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the evening, then clear after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Lows 6 to 16. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light. Ridge gusts up to 85 mph in the evening.

Friday: Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny. Highs 30 to 35. Light winds.

Friday Night: Clear. Lows 7 to 17. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday: Sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs 38 to 48. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming light.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy. Lows 19 to 29. Light winds.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy. Highs 46 to 56.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 19 to 29.

Monday and Monday Night: Partly cloudy. Highs 42 to 52. Lows 15 to 25.

Tuesday through Wednesday: Clear. Highs 37 to 42. Lows 13 to 23.

Wednesday Night and Thursday: Partly cloudy. Lows 14 to 24. Highs 39 to 49.
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This river graphic is not intended to serve as a substitute for official flood watches, warnings, advisories, or statements issued by the NWS Reno Weather Forecast Office. Observations are preliminary and subject to change. River levels identified as "forecast" should be consistent with those contained in official NWS products. River levels identified as "guidance" have significant uncertainty due to future weather or reservoir regulation and are provided for planning purposes only.