Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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Lat: 34.266111°NLon: 116.898889°WElev: 6900ft.

NA

37°F

3°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed S 5 G 10 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 3:34 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Big Bear City Airport CA

Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of snow showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers, mainly after 4pm.  Patchy fog. High near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10pm.  Patchy fog. Low around 34. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  Patchy fog. High near 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of snow showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers, mainly after 4pm. Patchy fog. High near 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10pm. Patchy fog. Low around 34. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Showers. Patchy fog. High near 44. Windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 40 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Big Bear City Airport CA
 34.31°N 116.89°W (Elev. 7762 ft)
2:12 am PST Jan 16, 2019
4am PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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