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

Fort Irwin/Barstow, Bicycle Lake Army Airfield (KBYS)

Lat: 35.28333°NLon: 116.61667°WElev: 2349.0ft.

Clear

48°F

9°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 16 MPH
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.58 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 01 Mar 02:55 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

25 Miles NNE Barstow 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: Patchy blowing dust between 7am and 8am. Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    then Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing dust between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 29 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Patchy
    Blowing Dust
    and Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy blowing dust between 7am and 8am. Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Patchy blowing dust between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Saturday
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Windy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Saturday Night
Patchy blowing dust. Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Windy, with a west southwest wind 26 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday
Patchy blowing dust. Sunny, with a high near 59. Windy, with a west southwest wind 29 to 36 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy blowing dust before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
25 Miles NNE Barstow CA
 35.19°N 116.62°W (Elev. 2198 ft)
11:34 pm PST Feb 29, 2024
4am PST Mar 1, 2024-6pm PST Mar 7, 2024
 
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