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Welcome to our weather station site. It updates every 5 minutes. Our station is located in Galena Forest Estates at 6190 feet above sea level. You can email us at info@goybs.com. Visit our blog page on the web by Clicking Here. It was updated on February 19th. . The FALL/WINTER FORECAST is here. Click HERE to view it.

Local Weather Forecast

Overcast with rain and snow and strong winds today. Look for temperatures to reach 48° in Reno and 43° in Galena. the Atrmospheric River system arrived overnight with nearly an inch of rain in Galena as of 8 AM, and blizzard conditions above 7000 ft. this morning. Rain has turned to snow this morning at 6000 ft. but will turn back to rain soon and will remain rain up to 7500 ft. most of the day. Major concerns for flooding are present. This system will bring up to 6 ft. of snow to the highest elevations around Lake Tahoe south to Mammoth, likely 3" to 4" of rain at Galena and in the foothills around Reno and up to 2" in the Valleys. Wednesday will see a colder system with snow to the valley floor . A short break on Thursday into Friday before another cold system arrives for the beginning of next weekend. Temperatures will be much colder starting Wednesday night through next weekend. Several WARNINGS have been posted for the next few days including WINTER STORM, HIGH WINDS, AVALANCHE, and FLOODING.

Rain gauge may record false readings during high wind periods.

See the STRONG STORM graphic below.

 
   
Note : Rain gauge totals during snow periods are not accurate. Gauge is not heated and totals are delayed until temperature is above freezing.

 

 
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