Friday, April 18, 2014
A few thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and evening, mainly over the higher elevations of the southern Sierra Nevada.
Locally heavy rain, lightning, gusty winds, and some small hail will accompany the stronger storms.
If planning outdoor activities in the mountains, be aware that weather conditions may quickly change this afternoon.

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Weather Radio

California Road Conditions
Call during the winter months for up to date information:
CalTrans:  1-800-427-7623
Yosemite  roads and conditions:
Yosemite National Park
Call For Road Conditions during the fall and winter months!  209 372-0200.
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Yesterday's Weather
Sunshine with clouds over the area yesterday. The high temps yesterday were generally warmer than Wednesday's high temps over the area. Merced at 86 degrees enjoyed the same high temp as Wednesday's high temps in Merced. Mariposa at 81 degrees was three degrees warmer than Wednesday's high temp in Mariposa. Oakhurst came in at 80 degrees, one degree warmer than Wednesday's high temp in Oakhurst. Yosemite Valley recorded a Thursday high temp of 77 degrees, three degrees cooler than Wednesday's high temp in Yosemite Valley. White Wolf at 8,000 feet of elevation came in at 58 degrees with about 8" of snow on the ground.

Merced Had A High Temp Of 86 Degrees.
Mariposa Had A High Temp Of 81 Degrees.
Oakhurst Had A High Temp Of 80 Degrees.
Yosemite National Park Had A High Temp Of 77 Degrees.
White Wolf Had A High Temp Of 58 Degrees.

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