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

Fire Weather Warning

Issued:
1:22 PM PDT on September 24, 2018
Expires:
5:00 PM PDT on September 25, 2018
Clear
Monday 09/24 0%
Clear
Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 40s.
Clear
Tuesday 09/25 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 77F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Wednesday 09/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 79F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 09/27 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 80F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 09/28 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 76F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 09/29 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 66F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.

 

Shaver Lake Area Weather Forecast

Fire Weather Warning

Issued:
1:22 PM PDT on September 24, 2018
Expires:
5:00 PM PDT on September 25, 2018
Clear
Monday 09/24 0%
Clear
Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Clear
Tuesday 09/25 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 76F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Wednesday 09/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 78F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 09/27 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 81F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 09/28 0%
Clear
Plentiful sunshine. High 77F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 09/29 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 67F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Yosemite Valley Area Weather Forecast

Flash Flood Watch

Issued:
2:07 PM CDT on September 24, 2018
Expires:
2:00 PM EDT on September 26, 2018
Thunderstorm
Monday 09/24 80%
Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms developing late. Lows overnight in the upper 60s.
Thunderstorm
Tuesday 09/25 80%
Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely. High near 80F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Thunderstorm
Wednesday 09/26 80%
Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High 72F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Overcast
Thursday 09/27 20%
Overcast
Cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 71F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 09/28 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High near 75F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 09/29 50%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then cloudy in the afternoon. High 76F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.

 

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

Fire Weather Warning

Issued:
1:22 PM PDT on September 24, 2018
Expires:
5:00 PM PDT on September 25, 2018
Clear
Monday 09/24 0%
Clear
Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 40s.
Clear
Tuesday 09/25 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 77F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Wednesday 09/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 79F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 09/27 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 80F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 09/28 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 76F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 09/29 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 66F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.

 

Bishop Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Monday 09/24 0%
Clear
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 40s.
Clear
Tuesday 09/25 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 88F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Wednesday 09/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 92F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Thursday 09/27 0%
Clear
Generally sunny. High 93F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 09/28 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 92F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 09/29 0%
Clear
Mostly sunny. High 86F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 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

Clear
Monday 09/24 0%
Clear
A few clouds. Lows overnight in the upper 20s.
Clear
Tuesday 09/25 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High around 75F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Wednesday 09/26 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High near 80F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 09/27 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 80F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 09/28 0%
Clear
Plentiful sunshine. High 77F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 09/29 0%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High around 65F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph.

 

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 Western United States Radar

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Current Western US / California Satellite

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 California Precipitation Forecast Map

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 Thunderstorm Probabiliy Forecast Map for the United States

Thunderstorm Probabiliy Forecast Map for the United States

 Observed Snow Depths

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