Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

BENTON (BETC1)

Lat: 37.843333°NLon: 118.478528°WElev: 5450ft.

NA

55°F

13°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NE 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Sep 08:00 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNW Mount Montgomery NV

Fire Weather Watch September 19, 12:00pm until September 19, 08:00pm
Red Flag Warning September 18, 01:00pm until September 18, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Haze

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Dust and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Areas of blowing dust after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Areas of blowing dust before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 39. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNW Mount Montgomery NV
 38.06°N 118.35°W (Elev. 7087 ft)
4:04 am PDT Sep 18, 2021
9am PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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