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

BEN BOLT (BENC1)

Lat: 38.590836°NLon: 120.933622°WElev: 905ft.

NA

53°F

12°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SSW 10 G 20 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 16 Jan 3:59 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW El Dorado Hills CA

High Wind Warning until January 17, 12:00pm
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High Wind Warning
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    High Wind Warning until January 17, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    High Wind Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 57. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 51. Windy, with a south wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  High near 55. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 51. Windy, with a south wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. High near 55. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW El Dorado Hills CA
 38.66°N 121.11°W (Elev. 597 ft)
4:15 pm PST Jan 16, 2019
4pm PST Jan 16, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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