High Sierra Nevada Weather Conditions

High Sierra Nevada Weather Conditions / Forecasts and Travel Resources

Weather forecasts and current travel conditions for select locations in transit to, and within, the High Sierra Nevada.

The following High Sierra forecasts and travel info are snapshots of conditions syndicated from various resources and are based on the latest and most accurate data known to be available. Please be aware that information on this page represents conditions and forecasts at a single point in time, and that mountain weather conditions can and will change rapidly. Some websites and outside reports will also differ from what is provided herein. Please consult multiple sources of forecast information and embark upon your alpine adventures safely and with the most recent and accurate information available.

 

Muir Trail Ranch / Vermilion Valley Resort Area Weather Forecast

Flood Warning

Issued:
7:41 AM PDT on May 24, 2017
Expires:
9:41 AM PDT on May 25, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 05/24 20%
Clear
Mostly sunny. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 70F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Thursday 05/25 0%
Clear
Sunshine along with some cloudy intervals. High 67F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Friday 05/26 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 66F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 05/27 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 68F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 05/28 30%
Chance of Rain
Sunshine in the morning giving way to clouds and a few showers during the afternoon. Thunder possible. High 72F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 05/29 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine in the morning followed by mostly cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 73F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Shaver Lake Area Weather Forecast

Flood Warning

Issued:
7:41 AM PDT on May 24, 2017
Expires:
9:41 AM PDT on May 25, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 05/24 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High 71F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Thursday 05/25 0%
Clear
Generally sunny. High 66F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 05/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High around 60F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 05/27 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 69F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 05/28 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 74F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 05/29 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 79F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Yosemite Valley Area Weather Forecast

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Wednesday 05/24 90%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely, especially this morning. High 64F. E winds shifting to SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Rain
Thursday 05/25 100%
Rain
Rain likely. Thunder possible. High 64F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%.
Clear
Friday 05/26 10%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 79F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 05/27 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High 77F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Thunderstorm
Sunday 05/28 80%
Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High 78F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 05/29 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 78F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph.

 

Tioga Pass Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

Hume Lake Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

Mineral King Ranger Station Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

Lodgepole Area Weather Forecast

Flood Warning

Issued:
7:41 AM PDT on May 24, 2017
Expires:
9:41 AM PDT on May 25, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 05/24 20%
Clear
Mostly sunny. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 70F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Thursday 05/25 0%
Clear
Sunshine along with some cloudy intervals. High 67F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Friday 05/26 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 66F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 05/27 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 68F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 05/28 30%
Chance of Rain
Sunshine in the morning giving way to clouds and a few showers during the afternoon. Thunder possible. High 72F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 05/29 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine in the morning followed by mostly cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 73F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Bishop Area Weather Forecast

Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 05/24 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine early followed by partly cloudy skies and gusty winds this afternoon. High around 90F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph, becoming W and increasing to 20 to 30 mph.
Clear
Thursday 05/25 0%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 88F. N winds shifting to W at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Friday 05/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 84F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 05/27 0%
Clear
Sunny. High around 85F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 05/28 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 87F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 05/29 0%
Clear
Plentiful sunshine. High 91F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph.

 

Lake Sabrina Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

Mount Whitney Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

South Lake Tahoe Area Weather Forecast

Areal Flood Advisory

Issued:
9:10 AM PDT on May 23, 2017
Expires:
1:45 PM PDT on May 25, 2017

Lake Wind Advisory

Issued:
7:48 AM PDT on May 24, 2017
Expires:
10:00 PM PDT on May 24, 2017
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 05/24 20%
Partly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 72F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.
Clear
Thursday 05/25 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 68F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Friday 05/26 20%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 66F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 05/27 40%
Chance of Rain
Sunny early. Becoming mostly cloudy with showers developing later in the day. High 69F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Clear
Sunday 05/28 20%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 73F. Winds light and variable.
Clear
Monday 05/29 20%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High around 75F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.

 

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