Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Arcata / Eureka, Arcata Airport (KACV)

Lat: 40.97806°NLon: 124.10861°WElev: 217.0ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.93 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 08:53 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Arcata/Eureka Airport CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Light south southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely, mainly between 7am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy frost after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Areas Frost
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 44. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Windy.

    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Light south southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely, mainly between 7am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. North northeast wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Windy.
Thursday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy.
Friday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Windy.
Friday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Saturday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Arcata/Eureka Airport CA
 40.95°N 124.1°W (Elev. 187 ft)
8:59 pm PST Feb 25, 2024
9pm PST Feb 25, 2024-6pm PST Mar 3, 2024
 
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