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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

Alturas (KAAT)

Lat: 41.48362°NLon: 120.5615°WElev: 4383ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 16 MPH
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 18 Jan 9:10 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Alturas CA

Wind Advisory until January 19, 04:00am
High Wind Warning until January 19, 04:00am
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Wind Advisory
High Wind Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 19, 04:00am
    High Wind Warning until January 19, 04:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 4pm, then rain and snow after 4pm.  High near 40. Windy, with a south wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Low around 30. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. South southeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 4pm, then rain and snow after 4pm. High near 40. Windy, with a south wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm. Low around 30. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 36. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. South southeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 22. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 35. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Alturas CA
 41.5°N 120.5°W (Elev. 4406 ft)
3:02 am PST Jan 18, 2017
9am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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