Isolated Severe Thunderstorms Across Southern U.S.; Heat Continues In West

Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from the Southeast to Southern Plains today. Other thunderstorms may produce localized flash flooding across the Great Lakes, Midwest, and Mid Atlantic. Finally, the ongoing heat wave continues in the West and will expand into the Rockies by the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Redding Municipal Airport (KRDD)

Lat: 40.51461°NLon: 122.2977°WElev: 499ft.

Clear

20°C

68°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NW 4 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.84 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 28 May 05:50 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Cottonwood CA

Excessive Heat Warning until May 28, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until May 28, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 22. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Light and variable wind becoming south 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. South wind 11 to 16 km/h becoming north 5 to 10 km/h in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 38. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 22. South wind 21 to 26 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Cottonwood CA
 40.39°N 122.28°W (Elev. 135 m)
1:51 am PDT May 28, 2020
6am PDT May 28, 2020-6pm PDT Jun 3, 2020
 
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