More Rain and Snow Tuesday through Thursday

by Placerville Newswire / Dec 11, 2016 / comments

Issued by NWS for: 5 Miles SSE Diamond Springs CA 

 

Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
139 PM PST Sat Dec 10 2016

...More Rain and Snow Tuesday through Thursday...

.Impacts...
*Travel delays due to slick, messy roads with potential of poor visibility due to heavy rain
*Roadway and small stream flooding possible in areas of poor or clogged drainage
*Potential material flow from 2014 King Fire burn area

.Forecast Confidence...
*High, Wet pattern
*Medium, Precipitation amounts and snow levels

.Timing and Strength...
*Heaviest precipitation Tuesday and Thursday with lighter amounts Wednesday
*Total 4 to 7 inches over Sierra Nevada and foothills, 1 to 3 inches in Valley
*12 to 24 inches new snowfall near and above Sierra Nevada passes
*Snow levels 3500 feet to 6000 feet north to south with lowest snow levels Thursday

 

Detailed forecast for

Motherlode

Today

Partly cloudy. Highs 49 to 57. Light winds.

Tonight

Mostly cloudy. Lows 37 to 43. Light winds.

Monday

Mostly cloudy. Highs 48 to 56. Light winds.

Monday Night

Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of rain. Lows 39 to 47. Prevailing southeast winds up to 10 mph.

Tuesday

Rain. Highs 46 to 54. Prevailing southeast winds up to 15 mph.

Tuesday Night

Heavy rain. Lows 41 to 51.

Wednesday

Heavy rain. Highs 48 to 58.

Wednesday Night And Thursday

Heavy rain likely. Lows 43 to 51. Highs 47 to 57.

Thursday Night

Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Colder. Lows 32 to 42.

Friday And Friday Night

Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs 39 to 51. Lows 28 to 42.

Saturday

Mostly sunny. Highs 35 to 45.