Monday, December 3, 2018

Weather Discussion for Monday December 3, 2018

Normal high/ low temperatures for Dec 3-Dec 10  (high/low) Redding 57/38, Chico 57/37, Quincy 47/25, Chester 44/22, Susanville 44/23, Grass Valley 53/32, Weaverville 47/29, Mt. Shasta 45/27, Yreka 46/26, Alturas 44/18

This blog will be issued every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday morning and updated if the weather is changing or critical or interesting weather events are occurring.

Sunny today with near normal temperatures and light winds.  This morning's satellite picture (below) shows a low pressure area developing in the Pacific.  This low will move into Central California Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday.   Northern California will see scattered light precipitation from this low with snow levels 3000 to 4000 feet.

Thursday through midday Saturday a high pressure ridge will be along the west coast.  The north state will be mostly sunny with near normal temperatures. 

Clouds will increase Saturday afternoon as a low pressure trough deepens along the coast.  This trough will be along the coast Sunday and Monday (see map below).   Precipitation will start late Saturday and continue off and on through early Tuesday.   Snow levels will be near 5000 feet. 

Click here for latest CalTrans Chain Control Information

 Click on images below to enlarge them...



No comments:

Post a Comment