Eureka Weather

61°F

Weather: Mostly Cloudy
Wind: 19 mph from S
Barometer: 29.59 in.

— As of 7 a.m.

High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA 355 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014 …VERY STRONG GUSTY WINDS THIS MORNING… .A POTENT PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING VERY STRONG WINDS TO NW CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. PEAK WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER THE COASTAL MOUNTAINS WITH ISOLATED GUSTS POTENTIALLY REACHING AS HIGH AS 75 MPH THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL TAPER QUICKLY THIS AFTERNOON AS THE SYSTEM SHIFTS TO THE EAST. CAZ001-260000- /O.CON.KEKA.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141026T0000Z/ REDWOOD COAST- 355 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014 …HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON… * TIMING…THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. * WINDS…SUSTAINED SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60 MPH. THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN PEAKS AND COASTAL AREAS SUCH AS TRINIDAD AND CRESCENT CITY MAY EXPERIENCE HIGHER GUSTS. * IMPACTS…THESE WINDS WILL CAUSE BRANCHES TO FALL FROM TREES… LIKELY TOPPLING SOME TREES…AND CREATE SOME POWER OUTAGES. WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE DIFFICULTY DRIVING…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG GUSTS MAY CAUSE FENCES TO BLOW DOWN AND CAUSE DEBRIS TO FLY THROUGH THE AIR. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. && $$

Seven-Day Forecast

Today

Showers

High: 62°F

Chance of rain: 100%

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. High near 62. Windy, with a south southeast wind 25 to 33 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight

Showers

Low: 48°F

Chance of rain: 100%

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Low around 48. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday

Chance Showers

High: 59°F

Chance of rain: 40%

A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Sunday Night

Partly Cloudy

Low: 45°F

Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 6 mph.

Monday

Mostly Sunny

High: 62°F

Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Low: 50°F

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Tuesday

Rain

High: 65°F

Chance of rain: 90%

Rain. High near 65. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Tuesday Night

Rain

Low: 54°F

Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 54.

Wednesday

Rain Likely

High: 66°F

Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

Wednesday Night

Chance Rain

Low: 54°F

A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Thursday

Rain Likely

High: 66°F

Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

Thursday Night

Rain Likely

Low: 53°F

Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53.

Friday

Rain Likely

High: 66°F

Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66.