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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

OWENS CAMP (OWNC1)

Lat: 38.735819° N Lon: 120.241583° W Elev: 5240 ft.

NA

38°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 1 G 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Feb 6:02 am PST
Detailed forecast for

West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada

Today
Heavy rain at lower elevations...and heavy rain and heavy snow at higher elevations. Breezy. Not as cool. Highs 31 to 43 higher elevations...41 to 51 lower elevations. No snow accumulation lower elevations...8 to 13 inches higher elevations. Snow level 7500 feet. Prevailing south winds 10 to 25 mph, gusts up to 40 mph increasing to 55 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 75 mph in the afternoon. Over ridges...revailing south winds 20 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 60 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Heavy rain at lower elevations...and heavy rain and heavy snow at higher elevations. Very windy. Lows 26 to 38 higher elevations...37 to 43 lower elevations. No snow accumulation lower elevations...7 to 12 inches higher elevations. Snow level 7500 feet. Prevailing south winds 25 to 35 mph increasing to 25 to 45 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 75 mph. Over ridges... Revailing south winds 40 to 55 mph increasing to 45 to 65 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
At lower elevations, rain showers in the morning, then rain and snow showers in the afternoon. At higher elevations, rain and snow showers in the morning, then snow showers in the afternoon. Windy. Highs 27 to 41 higher elevations...38 to 46 lower elevations. No snow accumulation lower elevations...2 to 8 inches higher elevations. Snow level 6000 feet decreasing to 5000 feet in the afternoon. Prevailing south winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to around 60 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in the afternoon. Over ridges, prevailing southwest winds 35 to 55 mph with gusts to around 70 mph decreasing to 25 to 45 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers. Colder. Lows 15 to 30 higher elevations...28 to 36 lower elevations. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch lower elevations...except 2 to 4 inches higher elevations. Snow level 4500 feet. Prevailing south winds up to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening. Over ridges... Revailing southwest winds 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs 21 to 36 higher elevations...35 to 43 lower elevations. Snow level 3500 feet. Prevailing southeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Colder. Lows 12 to 27.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Highs 23 to 38.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 11 to 26.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. Highs 25 to 40.
Friday Night And Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows 17 to 32. Highs 26 to 41.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows 16 to 31.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. Highs 28 to 43.



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