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

15 Miles WSW 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.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 18. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  Temperature falling to around 16 by 2pm. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -2. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 18. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Temperature falling to around 16 by 2pm. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -2. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. East southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles WSW Bishop CA
 37.3°N 118.66°W (Elev. 12802 ft)
2:07 pm PDT Apr 5, 2020
4pm PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 12, 2020
 
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