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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lompoc, Vandenberg Air Force Base (KVBG)

Lat: 34.72944°NLon: 120.57667°WElev: 367ft.

Lt Rain Shwr

55°F

13°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SE 14 MPH
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 12:35 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Vandenberg AFB CA

Wind Advisory January 18, 07:00pm until January 19, 04:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 10pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 47. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am, then a slight chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Rain before 10pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 47. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 56. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am, then a slight chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Vandenberg AFB CA
 34.77°N 120.49°W (Elev. 407 ft)
8:29 am PST Jan 18, 2017
1pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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