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FORECAST 12.13.06 / 7:41 am

Postby dmatt » Wed Dec 13, 2006 9:42 am

Owens Valley / Mammoth Weather Forecast
Provided by Dennis Mattinson
Forecast Specialist for the Sierra Wave
& Fort Independence EPA Met Station

Slight ridging over our area will create dry conditions with a sight warming trend until the next system brings cooler temps on Friday.

Wednesday for Bishop & the Owens Valley: Mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s / lows in the upper 20s. Light wind / NW 10 mph.

Wednesday for Mammoth: Partly cloudy with highs in the low 50s / lows in the low 20s. Wind / SW 10 – 15 G to 30 mph.

Thursday for Bishop & the Owens Valley: Mostly clear with highs in the upper 50s / lows in the mid 20s. Wind / W 10 – 15 mph.

Thursday for Mammoth: Partly cloudy with high temps in the low 50s / lows in the mid teens. Wind / SW 15 – 20 G to +50 mph over the Crest.

Models still agree that we have a potentially strong winter storm moving into California Saturday night through Monday. They do not agree on the trajectory of this storm. So, as of now it is still a bit too early to forecast exact storm track or amount of rain/snow coming into our area. Stay tuned for more updates.

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