Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch December 19, 2016.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sacramento, Sacramento Mather Airport (KMHR)

Lat: 38.55°NLon: 121.3°WElev: 95ft.

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 06 Dec 2:57 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Fair Oaks CA

Freeze Warning December 7, 12:00am until December 7, 09:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm. Patchy frost after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Patchy Frost
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm.  Areas of fog before 10am. Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    and Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 52. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 10pm. Patchy frost after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 4pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 52. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 49. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Rain likely. The rain could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Fair Oaks CA
 38.66°N 121.22°W (Elev. 256 ft)
2:56 pm PST Dec 6, 2016
3pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 13, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database