Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S. Today; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible today and Thursday across parts of the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and mid Mississippi Valley. Damaging winds, large hail and flooding should be the main threats. A record-breaking and dangerous heatwave is coming to the West. Dozens of daily high temperature records could be broken starting this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

CHESTER (CESC1)

Lat: 40.292608° N Lon: 121.243939° W Elev: 4547 ft.

NA

80°F

27°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SE 4 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Jun 12:02 PM PDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Plumas County/Lassen Park

Today
Sunny. Highs 66 to 81 higher elevations...72 to 87 lower elevations. Prevailing southeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 62. Prevailing southwest winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs 68 to 83 higher elevations...74 to 89 lower elevations. Light winds becoming west up to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows 49 to 64. Prevailing west winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
Friday
Sunny. A slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Warmer. Highs 73 to 88 higher elevations...79 to 94 lower elevations. Prevailing northeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 68.
Saturday
Sunny, warmer. Highs 82 to 97.
Saturday Night Through Tuesday
Clear. Lows 58 to 73. Highs 84 to 99.



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242 AM PDT Wed Jun 23 2021
 
 

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