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 03/29 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High 58F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 03/30 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 43F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Clear
Friday 03/31 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 51F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 57F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High around 55F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny. High near 50F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Shaver Lake Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 03/29 0%
Clear
Sunshine and a few afternoon clouds. High 56F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 03/30 50%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 44F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Clear
Friday 03/31 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 49F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 58F. Winds light and variable.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 10%
Clear
Sunny. High 59F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 0%
Clear
Sunshine. High 51F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Yosemite Valley Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 03/29 10%
Clear
Sunshine and a few afternoon clouds. High 64F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 03/30 90%
Chance of Rain
Light rain early. A mix of sun and clouds in the afternoon. High 49F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
Clear
Friday 03/31 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 58F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 64F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 20%
Clear
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 62F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 04/03 10%
Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 56F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 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

Clear
Wednesday 03/29 10%
Clear
Sunny to partly cloudy. High 49F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Snow Showers
Thursday 03/30 50%
Snow Showers
Variable clouds with snow showers. Morning high of 38F with temps falling to near freezing. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%. About one inch of snow expected. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Clear
Friday 03/31 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 43F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 49F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High around 50F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 20%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 41F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Lodgepole Area Weather Forecast

Clear
Wednesday 03/29 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High 58F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 03/30 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 43F. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Clear
Friday 03/31 0%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 51F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 57F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High around 55F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny. High near 50F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Bishop Area Weather Forecast

Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning

Issued:
3:21 AM PDT on March 29, 2017
Expires:
11:00 PM PDT on March 30, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 03/29 0%
Clear
Plenty of sunshine. High 77F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 03/30 0%
Partly Cloudy
Mostly sunny skies with gusty winds. High 67F. Winds NNW at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 50 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 03/31 0%
Partly Cloudy
Windy with lots of sunshine. High around 65F. Winds NNW at 25 to 35 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 72F. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High near 75F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 66F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.

 

Lake Sabrina Area Weather Forecast

The location could not be found.

 

Mount Whitney Area Weather Forecast

High Wind Warning

Issued:
3:21 AM MDT on March 29, 2017
Expires:
11:00 PM PDT on March 30, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 03/29 0%
Clear
Lots of sunshine. High 52F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 03/30 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies with gusty winds. High 42F. Winds W at 25 to 40 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 50 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 03/31 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunny skies. Gusty winds in the morning. High 43F. Winds N at 20 to 30 mph. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 49F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 52F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 43F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.

 

South Lake Tahoe Area Weather Forecast

Wind Advisory

Issued:
2:46 AM PDT on March 29, 2017
Expires:
8:00 PM PDT on March 30, 2017
Clear
Wednesday 03/29 20%
Clear
Mainly sunny to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High 57F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Snow Showers
Thursday 03/30 70%
Snow Showers
Snow showers early. Peeks of sunshine later. High 39F. W winds shifting to NNE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 70%.
Clear
Friday 03/31 10%
Clear
Mostly sunny skies. High 46F. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Saturday 04/01 10%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 52F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Sunday 04/02 20%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 53F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Monday 04/03 10%
Clear
Sunny skies. High 47F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.

 

Northern Sierra High Temps

Northern Sierra High Temperatures

Southern Sierra High Temps

Southern Sierra High Temperatures

 Western United States Radar

Western United States Radar

Current Western US / California Satellite

Current Western US / California Satellite

 California Precipitation Forecast Map

California Precipitation Forecast Map

 Thunderstorm Probabiliy Forecast Map for the United States

Thunderstorm Probabiliy Forecast Map for the United States

 Observed Snow Depths

Observed Snow Winter Conditions Depths