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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
221 PM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

CAZ013>019-063-064-066>069-081330-
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...BLUE CANYON
221 PM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN...

.IMPACTS...
 * HAZARDOUS TRAVEL, MUDSLIDES, FREQUENT AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING

 * FIRE STARTS

.FORECAST CONFIDENCE...
 * HIGH FOR MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS

 * LOW VALLEY

.TIMING AND STRENGTH...
 * TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY

 * POTENTIAL FOR OVERNIGHT THUNDERSTORMS REACHING THE VALLEY
   TONIGHT AND THURSDAY

 * HIGHER ELEVATION THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO GENERATE LOCAL
   HEAVY PRECIPITATION

.WEATHER SUMMARY...

LOW PRESSURE NOW OFF THE COAST IS BEGINNING TO SHIFT
INLAND...BRINGING INCREASING CHANCES OF MAINLY MOUNTAIN
THUNDERSTORMS. THE BEST POTENTIAL FOR THUNDERSTORMS IS THROUGH
THURSDAY. RAINFALL ASSOCIATED WITH THE STORMS WILL LIKELY HELP
LIMIT THE SPREAD OF ANY NEW FIRE STARTS.

$$

EK




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