Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

Lat: 36.46222°NLon: 116.86361°WElev: -193ft.

NA

82°F

28°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed S 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 08 Mar 04:00 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles SW Beatty NV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 11 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 11 mph becoming east southeast in the evening. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles SW Beatty NV
 36.8°N 117°W (Elev. 5705 ft)
1:12 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
4pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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