Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

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

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed WNW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 6:05 am PST
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles WSW Bishop CA

Flash Flood Watch January 16, 04:00pm until January 17, 10:00pm
Winter Storm Warning January 16, 04:00pm until January 17, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Snow, mainly after 10am.  High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -13. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 25 to 31 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Very windy, with a southwest wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Very
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -16. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, mainly after 10am. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -13. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 25 to 31 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -10. Very windy, with a southwest wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -16. Windy, with a west wind 30 to 35 mph decreasing to 25 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a north wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles WSW Bishop CA
 37.2°N 118.7°W (Elev. 12175 ft)
5:56 am PST Jan 16, 2019
6am PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 22, 2019
 
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