Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

NORTH FORK (NFRC1)

Lat: 37.23307°NLon: 119.50585°WElev: 2721.0ft.

NA

38°F

3°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed S 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 02 Mar 09:55 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles E Oakhurst CA

Winter Storm Warning until March 3, 10:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 29. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values as low as 24. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 24. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 19 early. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10am.  Snow level 4500 feet rising to 5500 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 29. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Wind chill values as low as 24. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 24. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Wind chill values as low as 19 early. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10am. Snow level 4500 feet rising to 5500 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. East northeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles E Oakhurst CA
 37.32°N 119.58°W (Elev. 3606 ft)
10:57 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
11pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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