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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Redding Municipal Airport (KRDD)

Lat: 40.51461°NLon: 122.2977°WElev: 499.0ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 23 MPH
Barometer 29.5 in (998.99 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 01 Mar 07:05 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Redding Municipal CA

Wind Advisory until March 2, 04:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 2, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 49. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Low around 36. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 49. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Redding Municipal CA
 40.52°N 122.29°W (Elev. 499 ft)
12:22 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
7pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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