Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

READER RANCH (RRRC1)

Lat: 39.303514°NLon: 121.11725°WElev: 1968ft.

NA

88°F

31°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed WSW 5 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Sep 04:13 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Penn Valley CA

Fire Weather Watch September 19, 11:00pm until September 21, 11:00am
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Fire Weather Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 58. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 11am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 7 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Penn Valley CA
 39.25°N 121.2°W (Elev. 1385 ft)
1:43 pm PDT Sep 17, 2021
4pm PDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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