Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

John Wayne-Orange County Airport (KSNA)

Lat: 33.6798°NLon: 117.8674°WElev: 39.0ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.66 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 01 Mar 03:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Irvine CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Irvine CA
 33.68°N 117.81°W (Elev. 56 ft)
7:08 pm PST Feb 29, 2024
4am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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