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 >

Current conditions at

Riverside Municipal Airport (KRAL)

Lat: 33.95189°NLon: 117.44511°WElev: 819.0ft.

rain,mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 12 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.58 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 02 Mar 02:53 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Riverside CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 59. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 59. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Riverside CA
 33.97°N 117.37°W (Elev. 922 ft)
12:51 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
3pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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