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

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

SANTA CRUZ ISLAND (SNCC1)

Lat: 33.992981°NLon: 119.716264°WElev: 292.0ft.

NA

59°F

15°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed WNW 8 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 02 Mar 03:13 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles SSE Buoy 53 CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles SSE Buoy 53 CA
 34.03°N 119.79°W (Elev. 2113 ft)
3:08 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
4pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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