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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Merced Regional Airport (KMCE)

Lat: 37.28306°NLon: 120.50778°WElev: 154ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 3:05 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Merced CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of frost.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of blowing dust after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of frost. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Areas of blowing dust after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Areas of frost. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 31. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Areas of frost. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
Merced CA
 37.3°N 120.49°W (Elev. 174 ft)
1:56 am PST Dec 17, 2017
3am PST Dec 17, 2017-6pm PST Dec 23, 2017
 
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