Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Essex (EXCC1)

Lat: 34.67235°NLon: 115.16693°WElev: 2644.0ft.

NA

NA°F

-5°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed E 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update NA
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles WNW Needles Airport CA

Wind Advisory March 1, 04:00pm until March 2, 07:00am
High Wind Warning March 2, 07:00am until March 3, 10:00am
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Wind Advisory
High Wind Warning
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles WNW Needles Airport CA
 34.85°N 114.97°W (Elev. 2126 ft)
11:34 pm PST Feb 29, 2024
5am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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