Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa Sonoma County Airport (KSTS)

Lat: 38.5°NLon: 122.81667°WElev: 125ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SSW 6 MPH
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 12:53 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Santa Rosa CASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  High near 57. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 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: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. High near 57. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
M.L.King Day
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Santa Rosa CASimilar City Names
 38.45°N 122.7°W (Elev. 190 ft)
10:48 am PST Jan 17, 2019
1pm PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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