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

PARKER MOUNTAIN (ARFO3)

Lat: 42.105°NLon: 122.27897°WElev: 5280.0ft.

NA

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 12 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 01 Mar 09:40 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNW Macdoel CA

Winter Storm Watch March 4, 07:00am until March 5, 04:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly after 10am.  High near 35. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Low around 26. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 10am. High near 35. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. Low around 26. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNW Macdoel CA
 41.9°N 122.07°W (Elev. 4268 ft)
3:40 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
4pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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