Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1235 PM PDT Mon Apr 17 2017

Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-Northern Sacramento Valley-
Central Sacramento Valley-Southern Sacramento Valley-
Carquinez Strait and Delta-Northern San Joaquin Valley-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-Motherlode-
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the cities of Shasta Dam, Burney, Redding, Red Bluff,
Chico, Oroville, Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento,
Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton, Modesto, Alder Springs, Lakeport,
Paradise, Grass Valley, Jackson, Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon
1235 PM PDT Mon Apr 17 2017

...Stormy weather into Thursday...

Series of Pacific storms will bring periods of light to
occasionally moderate precipitation to Interior Northern
California into Thursday. Mountain snow will be possible with
generally light accumulations at pass levels and upwards of a foot
over Lassen Peak and the Sierra Nevada crest. Thunderstorms will
be possible in the Central Valley and foothills Tuesday, with best
chances in the afternoon. A brief break in the wet weather is
expected Wednesday, then another weak storm brings some light
precipitation Wednesday evening into Thursday.

Drier weather forecast Friday into the weekend with above normal


Wet roads could bring longer commute times.

Mountain travel delays and chain controls will be possible over
the west slopes of the Sierra Nevada.

Thunderstorms Tuesday could bring locally heavy rain, cloud to
ground lightning, and gusty wind.


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