Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

Eureka WFO (EKA01)

Lat: 40.8098°NLon: 124.1602°WElev: 20.0ft.

Clear

36°F

2°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed ESE 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

Arcata CA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 46. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 53. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Low around 40. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  High near 48. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Rain

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 46. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 53. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Low around 40. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. High near 48. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Saturday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain. Areas of frost. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Areas of frost. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Arcata CA
 40.87°N 124.07°W (Elev. 194 ft)
3:45 am PST Feb 27, 2024
5am PST Feb 27, 2024-6pm PST Mar 4, 2024
 
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