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Dennis Mattinson’s Weather for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

AREA FORECAST: Bishop & The Owens Valley / The Town of Mammoth Lakes  FRIDAY SEP 25 2020  DISCUSSION: Slight cooling through the weekend as a series of embedded shortwaves pass well to our north. Behind those systems, high pressure forms off the NORCAL coast, before strengthening and shifting eastward mid next week. What that means for […]

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Air Quality Index Guide: Protect Yourself from Harmful Wildfire Smoke | Mammoth Lakes Air Hazardous

The current air quality index for the Town of Mammoth Lakes is 429 for Sunday, September 20. On September 14, 15, 16, and 17 the index topped out at 500+. The best link to what the quality index is in your community or zip code, visit: AirNow.gov.  Another local link is the Great Basin Unified Air […]

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National Weather Service | Lower Temps, but windy…not good for fire situation

The one thing that most firefighters will tell you is that they could do without is wind. Hopefully, things will not get completely out of control in what is turning out to be a devastating fire season here in California. How and where you can find the most complete weather information is at the U.S. […]

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