National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unseasonably cold temperatures in the central and eastern U.S. through Wednesday

A powerful cold front has ushered in unseasonably cold temperatures to the central and eastern U.S. for early this week. Freezing temperatures will dive into the Deep South and to the Mid-Atlantic through Wednesday morning. This will be damaging to sensitive vegetation. Numerous Frost Advisories and Freeze Warnings are in effect.

Current Conditions

Joshua Tree National Park

Zone Forecast

  • Today Sunny. Highs 83 to 93. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 68. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
  • Thursday Partly sunny and breezy. Highs 80 to 90. South wind 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 57 to 67. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
  • Friday Partly cloudy. Highs 77 to 87. East wind 5 to 10 mph in the morning becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
  • Friday Night Through Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s to upper 80s.
  • Sunday Through Monday Mostly clear and breezy. Lows in the upper 50s to upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s to lower 90s.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly clear and breezy. Not as warm. Lows in the lower 50s to lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s to upper 80s.