SEVERE WEATHER

  • Solano
  • Special Weather Statement

    Solano, CA

    CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY-SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
    CARQUINEZ STRAIT AND DELTA-NORTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
    MOUNTAINS SOUTHWESTERN SHASTA COUNTY TO NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
    CLEAR LAKE/SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
    NORTHEAST FOOTHILLS/SACRAMENTO VALLEY-MOTHERLODE-
    WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
    WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
    225 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

    ...COLDER PACIFIC STORM LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY SATURDAY...

    * IMPACTS: CHAIN REQUIREMENTS POSSIBLE WITH ACCUMULATING SNOW OVER
    TRANS-SIERRA MOUNTAIN PASSES LATE THURSDAY THROUGH EARLY
    SATURDAY. THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE FRIDAY WITH HEAVY RAIN, SMALL
    HAIL, AND GUSTY WIND.

    * CONFIDENCE: HIGH IN TIMING. MEDIUM IN PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS AND
    THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

    * TIMING: LIGHT PRECIPITATION IS POSSIBLE OVER SHASTA COUNTY AND
    THE COASTAL MOUNTAINS THURSDAY. PRECIPITATION THEN INCREASES AND
    SPREADS OVER ALL OF INTERIOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LATE THURSDAY
    INTO FRIDAY. BEST THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ARE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY
    EVENING. DECREASING SHOWERS SATURDAY WITH LINGERING CHANCES
    MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

    * SNOW LEVELS: INITIALLY AROUND 6000 TO 7000 FEET THURSDAY INTO
    THURSDAY NIGHT...LOWERING TO 4500 TO 5500 FEET FRIDAY THEN 3500
    TO 4500 FEET BY EARLY SATURDAY.

    * PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS: GENERALLY AROUND HALF AN INCH OR LESS IN
    THE CENTRAL VALLEY WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN THE FOOTHILLS
    AND MOUNTAINS AND WITH THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW AMOUNTS FROM 6 TO 12
    INCHES OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN TERRAIN.


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