Normal high/ low temperatures for Feb 17-Feb 24 (high/low) Redding 60/41, Chico 61/40, Quincy 53/26, Chester 47/24, Susanville 47/26, Grass Valley 56/35, Weaverville 55/30, Mt. Shasta 48/30, Yreka 52/28, Alturas 47/21
The low pressure area is now over Southern California...see satellite picture below...and moving eastward. Today we will be mostly sunny with some clouds south of Redding from the low. Temperatures will continue above normal. Light to moderate north winds are expected.
Sunday through the Saturday high pressure will be along the coast (see map below). Skies will clear with a few high clouds. Temperatures Tuesday through Thursday will be 12 to 16 degrees above normal. Periods of moderate north winds will occur.
Another low pressure trough will approach the coast late Saturday and Sunday. This system will also split apart and the southern portion will go into Central and Southern California. The north state will see some clouds and cooler temperatures.
The Old Forecaster
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