Normal high/ low temperatures for Dec 10-Dec 17 (high/low) Redding 56/36, Chico 55/35, Quincy 46/24, Chester 43/21, Susanville 41/22, Grass Valley 53/31, Weaverville 47/29, Mt. Shasta 44/25, Yreka 45/25, Alturas 43/18
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.
Today and Thursday Northern California will be partly sunny with a few clouds from a storm system moving into Canada and the Pacific Northwest. Temperatures will be slightly above normal and winds will be light. Friday a weak frontal system will bring light rain or showers to our area. Snow levels will be 4000 to 5000 feet. Skies will be partly cloudy Saturday.
Saturday night and Sunday a stronger frontal system will bring rain to the north state (see map below). Snow levels will start our 5000 to 6000 feet then lower to 3000 to 4000 feet in the north by Sunday afternoon. There will be a few showers Monday but they will end by noon.
Tuesday through the end of next week there will be a high pressure ridge over the west. We will have mostly clear skies with night and morning valley fog.
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