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

Clear
Wednesday 08/16 20%
Clear
Sunshine and a few clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 76F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Thursday 08/17 20%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. NNE winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 08/18 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine in the morning followed by mostly cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 08/19 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mostly sunny skies during the morning hours. Scattered showers and thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 78F. SSE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 08/20 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 74F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 08/21 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms. High 73F. SE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

 

Shaver Lake Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 08/16 0%
Clear
Sunny to partly cloudy. High around 70F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Thursday 08/17 0%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 76F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 08/18 0%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 77F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 08/19 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunny in the morning then increasing clouds with some scattered thunderstorms later in the day. High near 80F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Sunday 08/20 10%
Clear
Plentiful sunshine. High 78F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 08/21 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 76F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Yosemite Valley Area Weather Forecast

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Wednesday 08/16 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 81F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thursday 08/17 30%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms possible. High 86F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Chance of Rain
Friday 08/18 40%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 83F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 08/19 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High around 85F. Winds light and variable.
Clear
Sunday 08/20 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 87F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 08/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 84F. Winds light and variable.

 

Tioga Pass Area Weather Forecast

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Hume Lake Area Weather Forecast

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Mineral King Ranger Station Area Weather Forecast

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Lodgepole Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 08/16 20%
Clear
Sunshine and a few clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 76F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Thursday 08/17 20%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. NNE winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 08/18 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine in the morning followed by mostly cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 08/19 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mostly sunny skies during the morning hours. Scattered showers and thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 78F. SSE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 08/20 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Mixed clouds and sun with scattered thunderstorms. High 74F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 08/21 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Scattered thunderstorms. High 73F. SE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

 

Bishop Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 08/16 0%
Clear
Lots of sunshine. High 93F. N winds shifting to SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Thursday 08/17 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High around 95F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 08/18 20%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High around 95F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 08/19 20%
Clear
Sunny along with a few clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 94F. WNW winds shifting to S at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Sunday 08/20 20%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 93F. WNW winds shifting to S at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Monday 08/21 20%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 91F. N winds shifting to SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

 

Lake Sabrina Area Weather Forecast

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Mount Whitney Area Weather Forecast

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South Lake Tahoe Area Weather Forecast

Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 08/16 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sun and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Thursday 08/17 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 82F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 08/18 20%
Clear
Sunshine and some clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 83F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 08/19 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 79F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunday 08/20 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Sunny early. Scattered thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 76F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Monday 08/21 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High around 75F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.

 

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