Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fortuna Rohnerville Airport (KFOT)

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

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 30.34 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 12 Dec 5:55 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Petrolia CA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain after 4am.  Low around 46. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy.

    Rain Likely
    and Windy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Rain after 4am. Low around 46. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Petrolia CA
 40.34°N 124.28°W (Elev. 489 ft)
3:32 am PST Dec 12, 2018
6am PST Dec 12, 2018-6pm PST Dec 18, 2018
 
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