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Storm Continues To Dump Rain, Snow Across Region

Storm totals as of 4 AM Wed: Valley rain (north-Yuba City, Oroville): 1-1.5” Valley rain (Sac area): .50-.75” Valley rain (Stockton area): .30” Foothills rain: .75 – 1” Sierra snow: 3”+ (above 6500’) Today: Additional […]


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Cold Storm Bringing Snowfall To Southern California Mountains

Plows cleared roads and chains were required on most vehicles for travel on much of vital state Route 18 in the San Bernardino Mountains, where the National Weather Service reported Green Valley Lake received a half foot of snow.



Ice Crystals High In The Atmosphere Creating Halo Effect Around Sun

Northern California residents are taking note of a weather event taking place in the sky.


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Still Slow Sledding For Motorists In Sierra; Mostly Sunny Skies Ahead

Sierra ski resorts received a little bit more snowfall overnight in the last stages of a winter storm that hit Northern California this week.


Phyllis Auzins submitted this photo of cloud formations over El Dorado Hills on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013.

Rain Mostly Stays Away; Sunny Weekend Awaits

A weak storm system is moving south out of the area Friday, leaving less rainfall than expected but a fresh coating of snow in the Sierra.


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Dousing Of Rain, Low Snow Forecast For Thursday And Friday

After a mostly dry January and a sunny start to February, the Sacramento region will see a brief period of wet weather.


Oranges are sprayed with water to melt the ice frozen over them at the Keith A. Nilmeier Farms in Fresno. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Citrus Crops Avoid Damage Despite Prolonged Cold Snap

With California’s temperatures slowly climbing, citrus growers say they have seen little crop damage after a sixth night of very cold weather.


Cold Snap Endangers California Citrus Crop

Hard Freeze Warning Issued For Central Valley Overnight

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a hard freeze warning for the Sacramento Valley, Delta and northern San Joaquin Valley overnight Sunday, with temperatures dropping into the teens in some areas.


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Weekend Overnight Lows Could Break Records For Chilliness

It’s cold outside and there could be a record-breaking chill in the air overnight into Saturday morning. Near record to record lows are possible for Saturday throughout the region


Frost covers a lawn in Modesto on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (credit: Jill Garcia)

Frosty Mornings, Sunny Afternoons In Forecast For Rest Of Work Week

It was a frosty start to the second day of the new year throughout the region as temperatures dropped below 30 overnight in Sacramento.


A skier makes his way down the hill at Boreal on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. Several feet of new snow is expected with the incoming storms. (source: Boreal)

UPDATE: Storms Bring Low Snow, Rain And High Winds

The rain didn’t hit as soon as expected in the Sacramento region, waiting until Friday morning to start falling, but the forecast still calls for plenty of wet weather through the weekend.


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Experts Welcome Wet Weather; Latest Storm Passing Through Quickly

Last week the skies opened and it rained, it rained again, and it rained some more, More wet weather in the forecast this week might not be welcome to some, but this storm won’t back nearly the punch.