Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA
FXUS66 KSTO 071030
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
330 AM PDT WED OCT 7 2015
High pressure dominates the region this week with temperatures
returning to above average.
Dry and mild weather into mid-week with a gradual warming trend
as high pressure builds over the area. Above normal temperatures
through Friday with highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s in the
Valley with 60s and 70s across the higher elevations. Occasional
high clouds at times.
.Extended Discussion (Sunday through Wednesday)...
Upper ridging begins to rebuild along the West Coast Sunday as
short wave trough exits the PacNW. In the meantime, upper low that
moved through over the weekend is forecast to drop south then
retrograde off the Baja coast Sunday. Minor height rises continue
early next as closed offshore upper low slowly drifts north. At
this time, dry wx expected through the middle of next week. High
temps gradually trend slightly upward Sunday into Wednesday.
N-NWly flow alf with upr rdg ovr Intr NorCal. VFR conds nxt 24 hrs.