Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

TUOLUMNE MEADOWS (TUM) (TUMC1)

Lat: 37.87333°NLon: 119.35°WElev: 8600ft.

NA

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed WSW 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 Dec 1:00 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Tioga Pass CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -1. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -2. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow.  Low around 18. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 4pm, then rain and snow.  High near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow.  Low around 24. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 31. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -1. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Snow likely after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -2. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow. Low around 18. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow before 4pm, then rain and snow. High near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 24. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Tioga Pass CA
 37.87°N 119.37°W (Elev. 8661 ft)
1:55 pm PST Dec 6, 2016
2pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 12, 2016
 
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