Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

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

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 5 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:20 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

21 Miles SW Bishop CA

Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 18, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  Steady temperature around 11. Wind chill values as low as -15. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind around 48 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 13 to 19 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Damaging
    Winds

    High: 11 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -19. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 45 to 55 mph decreasing to 28 to 38 mph. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Damaging
    Winds then
    Chance Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Very windy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and Very
    Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Very windy.

    Chance Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. Steady temperature around 11. Wind chill values as low as -15. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind around 48 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 13 to 19 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 10pm. Low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -19. Strong and damaging winds, with a west wind 45 to 55 mph decreasing to 28 to 38 mph. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 31 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Very windy.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Very windy.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 14. Windy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Windy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Blustery.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Blustery.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
21 Miles SW Bishop CA
 37.14°N 118.66°W (Elev. 12392 ft)
1:57 pm PST Jan 17, 2019
3pm PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 24, 2019
 
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