Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

MT. SAN JACINTO (MSJC1)

Lat: 33.815278°NLon: 116.641944°WElev: 8616ft.

NA

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 18 G 27 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 16 Jan 12:53 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Palm Springs CA

Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Thu

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy fog. High near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. Patchy fog. High near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Palm Springs CA
 33.82°N 116.6°W (Elev. 4938 ft)
2:12 am PST Jan 16, 2019
6am PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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