Monday, November 30 2015

            We Deliver News to the Sierra
News Fire News spacer Latest News spacer Regional News spacer California News spacer USA News spacer World News spacer Op-Ed spacer Enviro News spacer Sci Tech News spacer Life spacer Odd News spacer Cartoons spacer
Features The Calendar features features Weather features Sierra NightSky features features features Road Conditions features Home spacer

Breezy, showers and thunderstorms today before the heatwave starts building tomorrow


By: National Weather Service Sacramento CA

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms possible over the mountains today as a shortwave moves through Northern California as an upper level low over the Pacific Northwest moves to the southeast. Lingering showers are possible over the Sierra into this evening. People in the mountains should be prepared for rapidly changing weather conditions in the mountains today.
May 10, 2014 - Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms possible over the Shasta County mountains and down the Sierra today. Breezy and gusty Northerly winds in the valley today. Below normal temperatures Saturday, followed by dry and above normal temperatures next week. Highs may reach 15-20 degrees above normal by mid week.


Upper level low over the Pacific Northwest will move to the southeast today. A piece of energy will move around the back side of the low into the far north and down the Sierra Nevada for possible scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms into this evening. Snow levels will lower to around 6000 feet later today.

Breezy to locally windy conditions today for the valley and over exposed areas in the mountains and foothills. Northerly flow will continue over the interior the next several days with easterly winds developing over the mountains tonight and Sunday.

High pressure will build over the region through the middle of next week. Each day temperatures will be getting warmer, warming into the 90s by Tuesday.

Extended Discussion (Wednesday through Saturday)

High pressure will continue to build over California Tuesday through Thursday of next week, with Wednesday and Thursday expected to be the warmest days. On those two days, a few NorCal locations may touch 100 degrees, potentially the first hundred degree days of the year. Forecast highs will be roughly 15-20 degrees above normal, and may be close to record levels.

A shortwave trough is expected to pass through the Pacific Northwest next Friday. This feature should weaken the ridge and bring stronger onshore flow, leading to cooler temperatures.


Help us bring you more news. Be a real reader: Support YubaNet

By submitting a comment you consent to our rules. You must use your real first and last name, not a nickname or alias. A comment here is just like a letter to the editor or a post on Facebook. Thank you.


Latest Headlines


Happening Now - November 2015

Thursday storm will bring cold, wet, and windy weather

But it's a dry cold, they say - freeze warnings in effect

Freeze watch issued for Saturday and Sunday morning

Cool and dry for Thanksgiving, freezing temps for the rest of the week

Rick Strubelt winner of the latest Rüdiger Plush Canine Drawing

Cornish Christmas kicks off this Friday night in downtown Grass Vallley

Enrollment time for the Nevada County 4-H is now

Bear Yuba Land Trust hosts Free 6th Annual Turkey Trek

Mainly dry and cold weather expected Thanksgiving through the rest of the week






NEWS . Fire News . Latest . Regional . California . USA . World . Op-Ed . Enviro . Sci/Tech . Life . Odd News . Cartoons
FEATURES . The Calendar .Weather . Sierra NightSky. Road Conditions
YubaNet.com . Advertising. About Us . Support YubaNet . Contact Us . Terms of Use . Privacy

YubaNet.com © 1999-2015
Nevada City, California (530) 478-9600