Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

EW9981 Idyllwild Fire (E9981)

Lat: 33.74683°NLon: 116.71533°WElev: 5397ft.

NA

48°F

9°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 16 Jan 2:32 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Idyllwild CASimilar City Names

Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm
Wind Advisory January 17, 07:00am until January 18, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers before 4am, then rain after 4am.  Low around 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 48. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 35. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Windy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers before 4am, then rain after 4am. Low around 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 48. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 35. West wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Isolated showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Windy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Blustery.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Idyllwild CASimilar City Names
 33.74°N 116.72°W (Elev. 5318 ft)
1:19 pm PST Jan 16, 2019
2pm PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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