Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

Lat: 37.37111°NLon: 118.35806°WElev: 4121ft.

Clear

45°F

7°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed NNW 3 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.89 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 08 Mar 08:20 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Bishop CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely before 2pm, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Bishop CA
 37.36°N 118.39°W (Elev. 4199 ft)
1:18 am PST Mar 8, 2021
8am PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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