Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Arcata / Eureka, Arcata Airport (KACV)

Lat: 40.97806°NLon: 124.10861°WElev: 217ft.

mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SSW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.56 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 04:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Arcata/Eureka Airport CA

Flood Watch October 24, 02:00am until October 24, 09:00pm
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Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 61. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Windy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm.  Low around 47. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers before 11pm, then rain after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Rain

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 61. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then rain likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Windy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 60. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Low around 47. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 56. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers before 11pm, then rain after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Arcata/Eureka Airport CA
 40.97°N 124.1°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:35 pm PDT Oct 22, 2021
4pm PDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm PDT Oct 29, 2021
 
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