Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Well Above Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A low pressure system off southern California will bring dry and windy conditions across Arizona today supporting critical fire weather. Southerly winds will allow the northern Plains to continue to see rather mild temperatures with highs nearing or exceeding 60 degrees over the next several days, about 20-30 degrees above average. Read More >

Current conditions at

Merced Regional Airport (KMCE)

Lat: 37.28306°NLon: 120.50778°WElev: 154ft.

Clear

54°F

12°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NNW 6 MPH
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.79 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 03 Mar 09:53 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Merced CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of rain after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
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Point Forecast:
Merced CA
 37.28°N 120.48°W (Elev. 180 ft)
9:56 am PST Mar 3, 2021
10am PST Mar 3, 2021-6pm PST Mar 9, 2021
 
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