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

Hollister, CA (KCVH)

Lat: 36.8933°NLon: 121.4103°WElev: 229.0ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 21 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.84 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 02 Mar 01:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Hollister CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 44. West southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 51. Southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely.  Low around 40. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 44. West southwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 51. Southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers likely. Low around 40. West southwest wind 12 to 17 mph becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Hollister CA
 36.89°N 121.41°W (Elev. 233 ft)
1:12 am PST Mar 2, 2024
2am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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