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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

KAISER POINT NEAR LAKESHORE 4ENE (KSP) (KSPC1)

Lat: 37.29833° N Lon: 119.10333° W Elev: 9129 ft.

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Last update 18 Jan 5:45 am PST
Detailed forecast for

Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon

Today
Mostly cloudy. Near the crest...slight chance of snow in the morning...then chance of snow in the afternoon. Over higher elevations...southwest winds around 25 mph with gusts to around 45 mph in the morning increasing to 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 70 mph in the afternoon. A 50 percent chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Windy. Snow level above 8000 feet. Highs 42 to 52 at 5000 feet...35 to 41 at 8000 feet.
Tonight
Snow...rain. Very windy. Snow accumulation up to 15 inches. Snow level 7000 feet. Lows 29 to 36 at 5000 feet... 19 to 27 at 8000 feet. South winds around 25 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 60 mph. Over higher elevations...southwest winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts to around 75 mph.
Thursday
Snow and rain in the morning...then chance of snow showers in the afternoon...gusts up to 40 mph in the morning. Near the crest...snow in the morning...then chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Over higher elevations...southwest winds 25 to 30 mph with gusts to around 55 mph in the morning. Breezy. Snow accumulation up to 4 inches. Highs 36 to 42 at 5000 feet...27 to 32 at 8000 feet.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely in the evening...then snow after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Lows 25 to 34 at 5000 feet...15 to 23 at 8000 feet. Over higher elevations... Southwest winds around 25 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 40 mph after midnight.
Friday
Snow...windy. Snow accumulation up to 10 inches. Highs 35 to 41 at 5000 feet...27 to 32 at 8000 feet. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 60 mph over higher elevations.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Windy. Lows 23 to 32 at 5000 feet... 13 to 21 at 8000 feet.
Saturday
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Windy. Highs 36 to 42 at 5000 feet...26 to 31 at 8000 feet.
Saturday Night Through Monday
Snow. Strong winds. Lows 25 to 35 at 5000 feet...15 to 25 at 8000 feet. Highs 36 to 45 at 5000 feet...26 to 36 at 8000 feet.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Windy. Lows 24 to 34 at 5000 feet...14 to 24 at 8000 feet.
Tuesday
Cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Windy. Highs 39 to 45 at 5000 feet...31 to 36 at 8000 feet.



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600 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017
 
 

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