Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

TPZ1261Park Ranch (LIB05)

Lat: 38.6412°NLon: 119.52023°WElev: 5047.0ft.

NA

42°F

6°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 01 Mar 12:10 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Monitor Pass CA

Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Blizzard Warning until March 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Blizzard Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow before 1pm, then rain.  Snow level 5300 feet. High near 49. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 7pm, then snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow before 11am. High near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow between 8am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow before 1pm, then rain. Snow level 5300 feet. High near 49. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 7pm, then snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow before 11am. High near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 1am. Low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4pm. Patchy blowing snow between 8am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Monitor Pass CA
 38.67°N 119.52°W (Elev. 5144 ft)
9:41 am PST Mar 1, 2024
12pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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