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 SW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.03 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 05 Apr 04:15 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles SSW Bishop CA

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

    NOW until
    5:00pm Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 17. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 13 to 19 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -3. South southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -8. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 17. Wind chill values as low as -2. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 13 to 19 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -3. South southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -8. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. East southeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles SSW Bishop CA
 37.07°N 118.5°W (Elev. 12375 ft)
2:07 pm PDT Apr 5, 2020
5pm PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 12, 2020
 
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