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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oakland, Metro Oakland International Airport (KOAK)

Lat: 37.7178°NLon: 122.23294°WElev: 3ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed ESE 16 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 8:25 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Oakland CA

Wind Advisory January 18, 01:00pm until January 19, 01:00am
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 55. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then rain likely between 10pm and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 48. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west northwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 47. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 55. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 55. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then rain likely between 10pm and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 48. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west northwest 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 47. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 55. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph becoming south southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Oakland CA
 37.76°N 122.23°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:44 am PST Jan 18, 2017
9am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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