8-6-2015 – Good morning everyone, it’s Thursday at 6:50AM. We have pt cloudy skies and there is a slight smell of smoke in the air at this time.
Current Weather conditions: As of this post I have a temperature here at 8175 of 56, up at the Main Lodge it’s 56 and at the top of Mammoth Mountain it is 48.
Winds are WSW 5-10 MPH in town, 11-22 MPH at Main Lodge and over the higher elevations winds are out of the WSW @ 25-35 MPH this morning.
We have a Fire Weather Watch in effect from August 6, 05:00 PM PDT until August 7, 05:00 AM PDT as a small low pressure systems moves thru area over the next 24-36 hours.
That system will start out with some dry lightning strikes and then hopefully things will turn wet on Friday. Chance of a storm is 20% today, 30% tonight and 40% on Friday. Highs will come way down on Friday into the 50s in town and 40s in the Mammoth Lakes Basin.