Wind Advisories and Winter Weather Advisories issued for the desert and mountain areas

The first cold storm system of the season will bring strong and gusty winds to the mountains and deserts around Southern California. Rain and snow will be possible as well.

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83° F
28° C
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Palm Springs
  • Feels Like: 83° F 28° C
  • Wind: 4 mph 6 kph at Variable
  • Humidity: 24%
  • Dew point: 43° F 6° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and falling
  • Sunrise: 7:04 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 5:54 PM PDT
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