13 First Alert Weather Forecast | Tuesday midday, Dec. 14, 2021

Rain and wind turn widespread this afternoon
Posted at 5:41 AM, Dec 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-14 15:24:21-05

LAS VEGAS — Scattered showers at midday will turn widespread this afternoon, and a lingering shower is possible this evening. Valley rain totals near 0.25" are expected, so streets will turn slippery for the afternoon and evening commute. Rain totals will be near 0.25" around Las Vegas, and possibly 0.50" on the west side of the valley. Southwest gusts of 40-50 mph are expected this afternoon through tonight! Temperatures in the mountains are in the 30s, and snow totals of 12" are expected above 7,000 feet. Lows late tonight in the valley will tumble to the upper 30s as clouds clear after midnight. Winds continue to The Las Vegas forecast turns calm Wednesday and Thursday, but we'll wake up to the mid 30s and only see highs near 50° in spite of a mix of sun and clouds. Low 50s are here Friday as north winds hit 20 mph. Low 50s continue this weekend (which looks sunny) after wake-up temperatures continue to drop into the low and mid 30s. Low 50s continue early next week, so this is an impressive stretch of cold weather for Southern Nevada!