Weather Alert Details

Northwestern Nye County

Special Weather Statement until 8AM PDT MON Issued May, 24 2020 at 2:06 AM - US/Pacific expires May, 25 2020 at 8:00 AM - US/Pacific ...COLD NIGHTS OVER THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND... FOR MANY PEOPLE, MEMORIAL DAY IS THE UNOFFICIAL START OF THE SUMMER SEASON. WE UNDERSTAND THAT ITS A TIME FOR MANY OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING GARDENING. SINCE MEMORIAL DAY OCCURS ON THE LAST MONDAY IN MAY, ITS ACTUALLY QUITE EARLY THIS YEAR. DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO WARM THIS WEEKEND HOWEVER PLEASE NOTE THAT OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES WILL BE BELOW NORMAL. TEMPERATURES IN THE 20S AND 30S COULD DAMAGE PLANTS AND THERE WILL BE SOME FROST AROUND IN THE MORNINGS AS WELL. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS DEFINED THE LOCAL GROWING SEASON FOR NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA AS JUNE 1ST THROUGH SEPTEMBER 10TH. BASED ON RECENT CLIMATE DATA, THIS WILL BE THE TIME PERIOD THAT FROST OR FREEZE ADVISORIES OR WARNINGS WILL BE ISSUED WHEN CONDITIONS WARRANT. VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ELKO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION.