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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)

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

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 12 MPH
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 5:53 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA

  • Today

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA
 38.64°N 121.48°W (Elev. 20 ft)
6:00 am PDT May 23, 2015
5am PDT May 23, 2015-6pm PDT May 29, 2015
 
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