Forecast for Mammoth & the Owens Valley
Provided by Dennis Mattinson
Forecast Specialist for the Sierra Wave 92.5 / 96.5 FM
Broadcast Times 12:30 pm & 5:30 pm M - F
A dry and warm holiday weekend is in store for us with some high clouds floating over the Crest. Warming trend should continue into at least Saturday.
Today for Bishop & the Owens Valley: Sunny skies. Daytime temps in the upper 80s and evening lows in the mid 40s. Southwest wind 10 mph.
Saturday for Bishop & the Owens Valley: Sunny skies becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. Daytime temps in the upper 80s and maybe even a 90 depending on where you are. Evening lows in the mid 40s. South wind 10 mph.
Today for Mammoth & the Mono Valleys: Sunny blue skies becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. High temperature range lower 70s for the Main Lodge and lower 80s for the Mono Valleys. Low temp range 32 - 42. West wind 10 - 15 mph in the evening.
Saturday for Mammoth & the Mono Valleys: Sunny. High temperature range mid 70s for the Main Lodge and mid 80s for the Mono Valleys. Low temp range 33 - 43. Southwest wind 10 - 15 mph in the afternoon.
Shortwave energy tracking across the Pacific Northwest will keep temperatures somewhat in check for Sunday and Memorial Day. Breezes should pick up a bit with the passing trough, but be well below advisory levels. Tuesday and Wednesday will start a slight warming trend as an upper level ridge pumps up along the West Coast. We will probably see cumulus buildup over the Crest each afternoon, particularly from Sunday onward with a slight chance of thunderstorm activity. Other wise dry conditions will prevail through at least the mid part of next week.
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