Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

VISITORS CENTER AT FURNACE CREEK DEATH VALLEY (DEVC1)

Lat: 36.46222°NLon: 116.86361°WElev: -193.0ft.

NA

50°F

10°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 29 Feb 06:00 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles NW Furnace Creek CA

High Wind Watch March 2, 08:00am until March 2, 10:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 22 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a south southeast wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm.  Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 14 to 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Patchy blowing dust after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Windy, with a south southeast wind 22 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Patchy blowing dust before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles NW Furnace Creek CA
 36.64°N 117.02°W (Elev. 230 ft)
1:12 am PST Feb 29, 2024
7am PST Feb 29, 2024-6pm PST Mar 6, 2024
 
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