Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salinas, Salinas Municipal Airport (KSNS)

Lat: 36.66361°NLon: 121.60806°WElev: 82ft.

Clear

48°F

9°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed N 4 MPH
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.71 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 08 Mar 10:53 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Salinas CA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Low around 42. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Patchy Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southeast wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Low around 42. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Patchy frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Friday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Salinas CA
 36.66°N 121.67°W (Elev. 49 ft)
8:42 pm PST Mar 8, 2021
11pm PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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