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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

Novato / Gnoss Field (KDVO)

Lat: 38.14178°NLon: 122.55463°WElev: 3ft.

Lt Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 21 G 30 MPH
Barometer 29.75 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Jan 4:15 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Sonoma CA

Wind Advisory until January 18, 10:00pm
Flood Advisory until January 18, 08:15pm
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Wind Advisory
Flood Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 18, 10:00pm
    Flood Advisory until January 18, 08:15pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 43. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light southwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 43. Light south southwest wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 52. East southeast wind 15 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 52. Breezy, with a south southeast wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 43. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Light southwest wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 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 43. Light south southwest wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. 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 52. East southeast wind 15 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 54.
Saturday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Sonoma CA
 38.22°N 122.47°W (Elev. 164 ft)
2:01 pm PST Jan 18, 2017
4pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 25, 2017
 
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