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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Eureka WFO (EKA01)

Lat: 40.8098°NLon: 124.1602°WElev: 20ft.

Mod Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed W 10 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 24 Feb 3:00 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Arcata CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. West southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 47. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50. West southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 47. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Arcata CA
 40.87°N 124.07°W (Elev. 194 ft)
3:22 pm PST Feb 24, 2017
4pm PST Feb 24, 2017-6pm PST Mar 3, 2017
 
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