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Severe weather is expected across the central and southern Plains on Wednesday

The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting severe weather for Wednesday across much of the central and southern Plains. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds. There could also be small tornado risk farther south along the dryline.
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31 Miles S South Lake Tahoe CA

7 Day Forecast

Sacramento, CA

NWS Weather Forecast Office

Today

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 49 °F

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy

Mostly
Cloudy

Low: 32 °F

Thursday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 51 °F

Thursday
Night

Chance Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Rain/Snow

Low: 29 °F

Friday

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Snow

High: 35 °F

Friday
Night

Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Snow
Likely

Low: 21 °F

Saturday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

High: 37 °F

Saturday
Night

Slight Chance Snow

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 24 °F

Sunday

Slight Chance Snow

Slight Chc
Snow

High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
  • Thursday Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
  • Thursday Night A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
  • Friday Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 35. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
  • Friday Night Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
  • Saturday A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 37. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Saturday Night A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
  • Sunday A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
  • Monday Sunny, with a high near 58.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 62.

 

Additional Forecasts and Information

Zone Area Forecast for West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada, CA