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

CW5780 Lee Vining (C5780)

Lat: 37.9565°NLon: 119.1195°WElev: 6780ft.

NA

33°F

1°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer 30.48 in (1032.17 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 15 Feb 12:00 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Lee Vining CA

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 04:00pm until March 10, 10:00am
Wind Advisory until March 8, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 8, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 41. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph decreasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.

    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 41. Very windy, with a southwest wind 35 to 45 mph decreasing to 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Lee Vining CA
 37.95°N 119.13°W (Elev. 7654 ft)
5:40 am PST Mar 8, 2021
7am PST Mar 8, 2021-6pm PDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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