Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

LOS ALTOS (LOAC1)

Lat: 37.354722°NLon: 122.141667°WElev: 539ft.

NA

52°F

11°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed WSW 2 G 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 May 12:10 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Palo Alto CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Palo Alto CA
 37.41°N 122.12°W (Elev. 112 ft)
2:32 pm PDT May 5, 2016
1am PDT May 6, 2016-6pm PDT May 12, 2016
 
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