Sonora Peak weather

Sonora Peak
Weather Forecast, United States

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Sonora Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -14°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the S by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Thu morning, severe gales from the SW by Sat afternoon).

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
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snow showers
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partially cloudy
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Wind km/h
60 WSW60
55 W55
80 WSW80
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
35 WNW35
20 NW20
15 NW15
20 NNW20
5 WNW5
5 NW5
10 SW10
20 SSW20
25 S25
35 S35
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
15 W15
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
50 SW50
60 SW60
65 SW65
65 SSW65
65 SSW65
65 SSW65
70 SW70
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
5 10 20 1 - 4 - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - 1 40 24
High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
-16 -15 -17 -21 -22 -23 -22 -20 -18 -9 -11 -10 -12 -13 -19 -19 -17 -16 -15 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16 -20 -24 -28
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:11 - -
Sunset
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Sonora Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Sonora Peak is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -14°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

Sonora Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon night, min -13°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the S by Tue night).

Sonora Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -15°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Thu morning, severe gales from the SW by Sat afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Sonora Peak at the specific elevation of 3493 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sonora Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of California.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Bridgeport(mcmwt
10 km E
2057m alt.
1 hour ago
4.4° C
light rain
Light rain .
28
Moderate winds from the SW
(28 kph at 230).
14 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Bear Valley
38 km W
2195m alt.
42 minutes ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 89).
Bridgeport
38 km ESE
1979m alt.
25 minutes ago
8° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the W
(10 kph at 261).
Lee Vining
54 km SE
2164m alt.
53 minutes ago
4° C
Dry
27
Moderate winds from the W
(27 kph at 279).
Dorrington
57 km WSW
1535m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 37).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Sonora Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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