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 Mather Airport (KMHR)

Lat: 38.55996°NLon: 121.28397°WElev: 92ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 14 MPH
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 4:45 am PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Foothill Farms CA

Flood Advisory until January 17, 07:00pm
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Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flood Advisory until January 17, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Flood Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around 54. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  High near 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 5 to 7 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. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around 54. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. High near 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 8 to 11 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. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Foothill Farms CA
 38.67°N 121.31°W (Elev. 118 ft)
2:44 am PST Jan 17, 2019
5am PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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