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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

DW3835 Orinda (D3835)

Lat: 37.85111°NLon: 122.155°WElev: 738ft.

NA

47°F

8°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed WNW 1 G 10 MPH
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Jan 2:23 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Oakland CA

Wind Advisory until January 19, 01:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 19, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 50. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then rain likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 45. Windy, with a south wind 22 to 32 mph becoming west southwest 11 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 44. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 49. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 28 mph becoming southwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 50. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 30 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. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 45. Windy, with a south wind 22 to 32 mph becoming west southwest 11 to 21 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light and variable wind becoming west 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 44. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 49. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 28 mph becoming southwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%. 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 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Oakland CA
 37.81°N 122.16°W (Elev. 1053 ft)
2:01 pm PST Jan 18, 2017
2pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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