Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

EW1631 Ocotillo Wells (E1631)

Lat: 33.12483°NLon: 116.13117°WElev: 138.0ft.

NA

70°F

21°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 8 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.84 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 02 Mar 03:30 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles ESE Borrego Springs CA

Wind Advisory until March 3, 10:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 3, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 69. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing dust after 7am. Sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 69. Windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Sunday
Patchy blowing dust after 7am. Sunny, with a high near 67. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Patchy blowing dust after 4pm. Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles ESE Borrego Springs CA
 33.15°N 116.14°W (Elev. 236 ft)
12:51 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
4pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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