Fire Weather Concerns in California; Air Quality Issues For West Coast States; Pattern Change Likely This Week

Elevated fire concerns persist in southern California today, while air quality and stagnation issues from smoke and pollutants will last over the next few days from California into the Pacific Northwest. However by the middle of the week, the weather pattern changes across the West as a series of moist Pacific systems will produce heavy to excessive rain and mountain snow for the region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

BIG SUR (PPSC1)

Lat: 36.245356°NLon: 121.78015°WElev: 354ft.

NA

66°F

19°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SE 4 G 7 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 19 Nov 12:04 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Big Sur CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 56 by 5pm. South southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Haze

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 10am, then showers after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 63. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 56 by 5pm. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. South southeast wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 10am, then showers after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 63. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thanksgiving Day
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Big Sur CA
 36.28°N 121.8°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
1:48 am PST Nov 19, 2018
12pm PST Nov 19, 2018-6pm PST Nov 25, 2018
 
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