SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – After several weeks of dry weather, the start of spring will bring rain showers to California throughout the week.
The National Weather Service says three storms will hit the northern region this week and into the weekend.READ MORE: North Highlands Man Convicted Of Killing Foster Brother With Samurai Sword
The early week systems will bring up to 3 inches in the North Bay with less than an inch expected in most parts of the San Francisco Bay Area.READ MORE: How Did Sunday's Storm Affect California's Drought?
The spring storms could dump up to 2 inches in the Santa Cruz mountains with potential flooding when the third system moves in Friday.
It’s also expected to be windy starting Monday and increasing Tuesday.MORE NEWS: Rio Linda Residents Cleaning Up After The Storm
The storms will not be as significant as those in January and February, which dropped enough rain and snow in the state to end a five-year drought. The storm is expected to move south Tuesday.