Yucca Mountain weather

Yucca Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

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Yucca Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Sun afternoon, min 4°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the N by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sat afternoon, min -6°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sat night, severe gales from the NNW by Sun night).

Saturday
29
Sunday
1
Monday
2
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
25 NNW25
30 NW30
25 NNW25
35 NNW35
45 NNW45
35 N35
20 N20
10 N10
10 N10
5 WNW5
15 NW15
15 NNW15
5 N5
5 WNW5
5 ENE5
15 E15
15 SE15
15 SE15
10 SSE10
30 SSW30
10 N10
25 SSW25
25 SW25
70 NNW70
70 NNW70
55 N55
45 N45
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - -
High °C
8 9 7 8 8 6 7 8 7 8 9 8 9 10 9 9 9 8 7 8 5 5 5 -3 -2 -1 0
Low °C
5 8 5 6 7 4 6 8 6 7 8 7 8 9 7 8 8 6 6 7 3 4 2 -6 -4 -1 -1
Chill °C
4 5 3 3 3 1 5 6 5 6 7 6 9 9 8 7 7 5 3 4 4 1 0 -13 -12 -10 -8
Freezing level m
3000 3100 3100 2950 2950 3150 3100 2950 3100 3250 3300 3100 3000 3050 3000 3150 3100 2900 2700 2750 2550 2550 2550 1400 1550 1950 1850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:22 - - 6:20 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - -
Sunset
- 5:34 - - 5:35 - - 5:36 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:38 - - 5:39 - - 5:40 -

Yucca Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Yucca Mountain is: Mostly dryMild temperatures (max 9°C on Sun afternoon, min 4°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the N by Tue night).

Yucca Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryVery mild (max 10°C on Thu afternoon, min 6°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Yucca Mountain Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Sat afternoon, min -6°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sat night, severe gales from the NNW by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Yucca Mountain at the specific elevation of 2008 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Yucca Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Nevada.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Desert Rock Airport, Mercury
52 km SE
1006m alt.
59 minutes ago
3.3° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Indian Springs Airport
81 km ESE
955m alt.
54 minutes ago
4.7° C
clear
Clear
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 280).
16 km
Pahrump
86 km SSE
774.2m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 45).
Pahrump
96 km SSE
809m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 137).
Las Vegas
98 km SE
2438m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
-
Wind obs. (8 kph from 148 degs) was rejected
.

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Yucca Mountain and within an acceptable time window.

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