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

Sacramento Executive Airport (KSAC)

Lat: 38.50674°NLon: 121.49597°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 8 MPH
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 11:20 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Sacramento CA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind around 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light south southeast wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light south wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South southeast wind around 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light south southeast wind.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light south wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Sacramento CA
 38.59°N 121.52°W (Elev. 16 ft)
10:03 am PST Jan 17, 2019
11am PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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