Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

John Wayne-Orange County Airport (KSNA)

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

Clear

52°F

11°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NNE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.29 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Mar 06:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Newport Beach CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light west wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light west wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Newport Beach CA
 33.64°N 117.91°W (Elev. 13 ft)
2:18 am PST Mar 5, 2024
7am PST Mar 5, 2024-6pm PDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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