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

Half Moon Bay Airport (KHAF)

Lat: 37.5136°NLon: 122.4996°WElev: 65ft.

Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SSW 9 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.03 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 08 Mar 05:15 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Montara CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 46. South southwest wind around 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  High near 46. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Low around 42. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  High near 45. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 46. South southwest wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could produce small hail. High near 46. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Low around 42. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. High near 45. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Montara CA
 37.56°N 122.47°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
3:02 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
5pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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