Scattered Severe Thunderstorms and Developing Flooding Risk in the Central U.S.; Fire Weather in the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern High Plains this weekend. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of the Western U.S. from today into Monday. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into much of next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

ROCK CREEK (RCEC1)

Lat: 37.559825°NLon: 118.678406°WElev: 7103ft.

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 7 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 15 May 04:04 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles SW Benton CA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Snow level 8700 feet rising to 9300 feet in the afternoon. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 9100 feet lowering to 8400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 8500 feet rising to 9900 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Snow level 10200 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Snow level 10000 feet rising to 10800 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Snow level 11000 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Snow level 10500 feet. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Snow level 8700 feet rising to 9300 feet in the afternoon. Sunny through mid morning, then becoming partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 9100 feet lowering to 8400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then rain showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 8500 feet rising to 9900 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Snow level 10200 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Snow level 10000 feet rising to 10800 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Snow level 11000 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Snow level 10500 feet. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles SW Benton CA
 37.7°N 118.67°W (Elev. 8301 ft)
4:51 am PDT May 15, 2021
5am PDT May 15, 2021-6pm PDT May 21, 2021
 
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