National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. on Saturday

Another Pacific system will impact the West Coast today. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. Strong winds and heavy elevation snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.

Current Conditions

Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Rain showers. Highs 38 to 52. Prevailing south winds 5 to 15 mph.
  • Tonight Rain showers in the evening...then a chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows 36 to 48. Prevailing southwest winds up to 15 mph.
  • Sunday Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 44 to 56. Light winds.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows 36 to 48. Light winds.
  • Monday Mostly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Not as cool. Highs 47 to 57 higher elevations...55 to 62 lower elevations. Prevailing north winds up to 10 mph.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 48.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Highs 50 to 60.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 45.
  • Wednesday And Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 41 to 53. Lows 29 to 44.
  • Christmas Day Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Highs 36 to 51.
  • Thursday Night And Friday Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 40. Highs 37 to 52.