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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

Fortuna Rohnerville Airport (KFOT)

Lat: 40.55296°NLon: 124.13338°WElev: 377ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed ESE 36 G 48 MPH
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 18 Jan 3:35 am PST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Scotia CA

Wind Advisory until January 18, 01:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 18, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Steady temperature around 51. Windy, with a south southeast wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 51. Windy, with a south wind around 32 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 41. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 41. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before 10am, then showers after 10am.  High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Steady temperature around 51. Windy, with a south southeast wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 51. Windy, with a south wind around 32 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 10pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 41. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. South southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 10pm. Low around 41. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Rain before 10am, then showers after 10am. High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Windy.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Windy.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Scotia CA
 40.45°N 124.16°W (Elev. 2139 ft)
3:20 am PST Jan 18, 2017
4am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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