Normal high/ low temperatures for Jan 6-Jan 13 (high/low) Redding 54/36, Chico 53/35, Quincy 45/23, Chester 41/20, Susanville 40/21, Grass Valley 53/32, Weaverville 47/28, Mt. Shasta 44/27, Yreka 43/24, Alturas 41/15
Still in the weather pattern where low pressure troughs and frontal systems move over the Pacific high and the drop southward into the west coast with most of the storms energy going into the Pacific Northwest. Sunny today with near normal temperatures and light winds. Clouds begin to increase Tuesday and then Tuesday night and Wednesday another weak front moves through with light rain or showers and the snow levels 4000 to 5000 feet. There will be lingering mountain showers mainly over the foothills and mountains Thursday. These will end by afternoon.
Friday starts off mostly clear with increasing clouds in the afternoon and then another weak front will move through late Friday and Saturday (see map below). This system will bring light showers with snow levels near 4000 feet.
There will be brief break and then another weak low pressure trough late Sunday and Monday.
The Old Forecaster
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