Normal high/ low temperatures for May31-June 7 (high/low) Redding 86/59, Chico 86/56, Quincy 78/41, Chester 73/39, Susanville 75/44, Grass Valley 76/50, Weaverville 81/44, Mt. Shasta 72/44, Yreka 77/45, Alturas 73/40
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.
A very strong high pressure area is over the west coast. Today through Wednesday the inland areas of Northern California will be sunny with temperatures 20 to 25 degrees above normal. Winds will be light.
Thursday the high will weaken as a low pressure trough moves into Western Canada (see map below). While it will be weaker the high will remain along the west coast through the weekend. Temperatures will cooler but still 8 to 12 degrees above normal. Gusty north winds are expected late Saturday through Monday.
The Old Forecaster