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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)

Lat: 38.70071°NLon: 121.59479°WElev: 20ft.

Fog

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 23 Mar 8:35 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light south. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 49. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA
 38.64°N 121.48°W (Elev. 20 ft)
2:41 am PDT Mar 23, 2017
9am PDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm PDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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