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

CW4253 Bear Valley (C4253)

Lat: 38.468°NLon: 120.047°WElev: 7201ft.

NA

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed ESE 3 MPH
Barometer 29.44 in (996.95 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Apr 03:20 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Sonora Pass CA

Winter Storm Warning until April 6, 11:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until April 6, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Mon

    Winter Storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near 27. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around 15. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  High near 28. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 28 °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 zero. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east after midnight.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near 27. Windy, with a south southwest wind around 36 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around 15. Windy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 31 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 10 to 14 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. High near 28. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming east after midnight. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. East wind 6 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Sonora Pass CA
 38.38°N 119.65°W (Elev. 10187 ft)
1:57 pm PDT Apr 5, 2020
3pm PDT Apr 5, 2020-6pm PDT Apr 12, 2020
 
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