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

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

Lat: 37.37111°NLon: 118.35806°WElev: 4121.0ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 13 MPH
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.73 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 02 Mar 08:50 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Bishop CA

High Wind Warning until March 3, 10:00am
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until March 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    High Wind Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 2am.  Patchy blowing dust. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southeast wind 23 to 29 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy blowing dust. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 2am. Patchy blowing dust. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southeast wind 23 to 29 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Bishop CA
 37.37°N 118.42°W (Elev. 4213 ft)
11:43 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
9am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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