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

MANZANITA LAKE (VIOC1)

Lat: 40.540114°NLon: 121.580164°WElev: 5732ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 08 Mar 12:52 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

24 Miles NW Chester CA

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 12:00pm until March 10, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 33. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 20. West southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 32. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers, mainly after 10am. High near 33. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers. Low around 20. West southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 32. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
24 Miles NW Chester CA
 40.54°N 121.56°W (Elev. 6224 ft)
1:47 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
2pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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