Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Merced / Castle Air Force Base (KMER)

Lat: 37.36667°NLon: 120.56667°WElev: 187ft.

Mostly Cloudy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.3 in (1026.08 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 27 Jan 07:15 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NW Merced CA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am. Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Frost
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 37. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Dense Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy frost after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread frost, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 37. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.
Saturday
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Widespread frost, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Widespread frost. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Patchy frost. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NW Merced CA
 37.36°N 120.56°W (Elev. 180 ft)
6:57 am PST Jan 27, 2023
7am PST Jan 27, 2023-6pm PST Feb 2, 2023
 
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