Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

PINNACLES (PCLC1)

Lat: 36.47075°NLon: 121.14728°WElev: 1322.0ft.

NA

44°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NNW 1 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 03 Mar 12:37 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE New Idria CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and noon, then a slight chance of snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North northwest wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE New Idria CA
 36.39°N 120.67°W (Elev. 4331 ft)
12:26 am PST Mar 3, 2024
1am PST Mar 3, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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