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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

Fort Independence Met1-CA (AN046)

Lat: 36.8028°NLon: 118.1167°WElev: 3802ft.

NA

42°F

6°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Jan 12:00 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles W Lone Pine CA

Winter Storm Warning January 18, 04:00pm until January 21, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after 4pm.  High near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Low around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 34 to 39 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Windy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 30. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after 4pm. High near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm. Low around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 34 to 39 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 30. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles W Lone Pine CA
 36.59°N 118.22°W (Elev. 7615 ft)
9:48 am PST Jan 18, 2017
12pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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