Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bishop, Bishop Airport (KBIH)

Lat: 37.37111°NLon: 118.35806°WElev: 4121ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 7 MPH
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 12:50 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

17 Miles WSW Bishop CA

Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 10:00pm
Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until January 17, 10:00pm
    Winter Storm Warning until January 17, 10:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 19. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 5 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 19. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a southwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -15. Very windy, with a west wind 40 to 45 mph decreasing to 35 to 40 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Very windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 35 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 40 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.
M.L.King Day
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 10am. Sunny, with a high near 16. Windy, with a north northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Windy, with a north wind around 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. Windy, with a north wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Blustery, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
17 Miles WSW Bishop CA
 37.29°N 118.69°W (Elev. 12169 ft)
12:57 pm PST Jan 17, 2019
1pm PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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