Inclement Weather For California; Fire Weather Threat In The High Plains

A strong storm and frontal system will move through Central and Southern California over the next two days, perhaps lingering through midweek. Expect heavy snowfall across the Sierra into the Southern California mountains and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding and debris flows in Southern California. There is an elevated to critical fire weather risk across the Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

Lat: 37.37111°NLon: 118.35806°WElev: 4121ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 19%
Wind Speed SSW 19 MPH
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.03 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Apr 03:45 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles SSW Bishop CA

Winter Storm Warning April 5, 05:00pm until April 8, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 14 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 13. Wind chill values as low as -7. South southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 13 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 14 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 13. Wind chill values as low as -7. South southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles SSW Bishop CA
 37.07°N 118.47°W (Elev. 12995 ft)
2:07 pm PDT Apr 5, 2020
4pm PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 12, 2020
 
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