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

YUCCA VALLEY (UCCC1)

Lat: 34.12408°NLon: 116.40883°WElev: 3246.0ft.

NA

47°F

8°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 02 Mar 12:56 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Joshua Tree CA

High Wind Warning March 2, 07:00am until March 3, 10:00am
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High Wind Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Windy, with a southwest wind 31 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm.  Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 31 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a southwest wind 29 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy blowing dust. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Windy, with a southwest wind 31 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm. Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 31 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a southwest wind 29 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Joshua Tree CA
 34.14°N 116.3°W (Elev. 2700 ft)
11:43 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
1am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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