Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sacramento Executive Airport (KSAC)

Lat: 38.50674°NLon: 121.49597°WElev: 16.0ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SSW 13 MPH
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.81 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 02 Mar 02:53 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

Sacramento CASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 51. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 51. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Sacramento CASimilar City Names
 38.58°N 121.49°W (Elev. 16 ft)
12:12 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
3pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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