Folsom Lake Water Level Rises Above Historical AverageFolsom Lake has crossed an important drought milestone: lake levels are now above the historical average for this date.
El Nino Continues; Next Round Of Rain Arrives Friday MorningNearly a dozen days of rain have doused Northern California this month and more soakings are in store before February rolls around, while Southern California more or less has gotten short-shrift from the El Nino-backed storms, forecasters said Thursday.
Heavy Rainfall, High Winds Expected Across Our Region Today
Two Storms Arriving In The Sacramento Area This WeekTwo El Nino storms will arrive in Northern California this week.
Storms Expected To Bring Rain, Snow To California Throughout WeekLight rain began falling north of San Francisco on Sunday in what forecasters said was the first sign of a series of El Niño-related rainstorms to expected to bring heavy rainfall and snow to drought-parched California this week.
Meteorologists Now Able To Get Better Idea Of Wet Weather AheadWe can't blame El Niño for our storms just yet, but that’s expected to change soon. In fact, today is when meteorologists start to get a better idea of the wet weather ahead.
Sacramento Only Receives Half Of Normal Rainfall Through First Six Months Of Rain YearThrough Dec. 25, Sacramento received 1.85 inches of rain according to the National Weather Service. A brief overnight rain added roughly .03 inches to that total.
Light Rain Sprinkles Give Way To Clear Skies This AfternoonChain controls are in effect for the Sierra this morning, but continue to move higher up in elevation as the storm system moves east.
Storm Expected To Bring Significant Rainfall, SnowLight rain and snow fell throughout the day Sunday. The Sierra will see another inch of snow tonight.
Fast-Moving Storm Expected To Bring Rain, Wind To SacramentoThe leading edge of the storm moved into Northern California, as far south as Butte County, but the brunt of the storm is expected around the noon hour on Thursday.
Temperatures Just Above Record Lows As Clouds, Rain Moves Through Our RegionNow that we’ve had a widespread freeze, no more official “Freeze Warnings” will be issued for the valley by the National Weather Service until we get back to the warmer season, with budding trees -- when a freeze would be out of the ordinary again.
Storm Brings Long-Overdue Rain, Snow To Northern California Umbrellas were out on Monday as a rainstorm ushered in a two-day wet-weather system heading from the Pacific to the Sierra Nevada.