Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

WX6HNX-11 Sequoia NP (AT846)

Lat: 36.60417°NLon: 118.73306°WElev: 6690ft.

NA

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 16 Jan 6:09 am PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Lodgepole CA

Flash Flood Watch January 16, 04:00pm until January 17, 10:00pm
Winter Storm Warning January 16, 04:00pm until January 17, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 47. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 35. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 42. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 47. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 35. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. East wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Sunny, with a high near 44. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Lodgepole CA
 36.54°N 118.75°W (Elev. 4308 ft)
5:56 am PST Jan 16, 2019
6am PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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