Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

CASITAS (CSVC1)

Lat: 34.408175°NLon: 119.371244°WElev: 639ft.

NA

59°F

15°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 08 Mar 05:09 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles NE Carpinteria CA

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 10:00pm until March 11, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 31. Wind chill values as low as 20. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 10am, then snow showers likely after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 39. Wind chill values as low as 20. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around 31. Wind chill values as low as 20. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow before 10am, then snow showers likely after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. High near 39. Wind chill values as low as 20. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles NE Carpinteria CA
 34.47°N 119.44°W (Elev. 4285 ft)
2:12 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
5pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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