National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.

Current Conditions

Eastern Sierra Slopes of Inyo County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Partly sunny and windy. Highs 44 to 47 in the higher elevations...60 to 63 near 8500 feet. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
  • Tonight Cloudy. Snow showers likely with possible rain showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then snow showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Windy. Snow accumulation generally 6 to 12 inches. Snow level 8500 feet in the evening. Lows 16 to 19 in the higher elevations...22 to 25 near 8500 feet. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Windy. Highs 24 to 27 in the higher elevations...36 to 39 near 8500 feet. West wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Lows 10 to 13 in the higher elevations...15 to 18 near 8500 feet. Winds generally light.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Highs 26 to 29 in the higher elevations...39 to 42 near 8500 feet. North wind 10 to 20 mph.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy. Lows around 20.
  • Monday And Monday Night Mostly clear. Highs 44 to 49. Lows 20 to 30.
  • Tuesday Through Thursday Mostly clear. Highs 55 to 60. Lows 30 to 37.