National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Storm Tracking Across the Plains; Powerful Pacific System is Approaching

Some heavy rain and possible flash flooding may affect the Central Plains through Thursday. Meanwhile, wintry weather conditions will spread through portions of Central and Northern Plains. A powerful storm system is forecast to approach the Pacific Northwest, then spreading inland and down through California through the end of this week. A series of storms will impact Alaska into the weekend. Read More >

Click a location below for detailed forecast.

Last Map Update: Wed, Dec. 7, 2022 at 10:07:03 pm PST

National Weather Service Medford, OR
National Weather Service Eureka, CAZoom

National Weather Service Reno, NV
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area, CANational Weather Service San Joaquin Valley, CA

Dry weather is expected the next few days but rain and snow return to the area for the end of the week into the weekend. A weaker system moves through later Thursday into Friday with a more impactful system for the weekend that will bring major mountain travel delays. NorCal Travel Forecast, Dec. 7-11, 2022. Wed 7, impact: None, morning fog. Thu 8, impact: None AM to Minor PM, Valley showers, Mountain snow developing Snow levels 3000-4000’. Fri 9, impact: Minor AM to Moderate PM, Valley showers, mountain snow becoming heavier in the evening. Snow levels 3500-4500’. Sat 10, impact: High Valley rain, mountain snow, heavy at times. Snow levels 4000-5000’. Sun 11, impact: high, Valley rain, mountain snow. Snow levels 2500-3500’.


Text Product Selector (Selected product opens in current window)