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

FIVE CENT (WEFC1)

Lat: 40.75365°NLon: 122.93214°WElev: 2602.0ft.

NA

35°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 01 Mar 06:20 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Weaverville CA

Winter Storm Warning until March 4, 10:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until March 4, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm.  Low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 37. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 25. West southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then rain showers after 1pm.  Snow level rising to 3200 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South southwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers.  Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10pm. Low around 27. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 37. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 25. West southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then rain and snow showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then rain showers after 1pm. Snow level rising to 3200 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Weaverville CA
 40.74°N 122.91°W (Elev. 2448 ft)
2:36 pm PST Mar 1, 2024
7pm PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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