Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Merced Regional Airport (KMCE)

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

Haze

54°F

12°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed ESE 13 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 21 Nov 8:05 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Merced CASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 51. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 51. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thanksgiving Day
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Monday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Areas of fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
Merced CASimilar City Names
 37.3°N 120.49°W (Elev. 174 ft)
7:56 am PST Nov 21, 2018
8am PST Nov 21, 2018-6pm PST Nov 27, 2018
 
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