- Hydrologic Outlook for North Coast Interior County, California
- Hydrologic Outlook issued April 05 at 5:02AM PDT by NWS
- Effective: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 11 a.m.
- Expires: Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 5:15 p.m.
...Moderate to heavy rain expected through Saturday...
A late-season atmospheric river will bring several rounds of rain
to northwest California today through Saturday. Rainfall totals
from 2 to 5 inches are expected, with local amounts up to 7 inches
possible along windward facing slopes.
The first round of rain will occur today into tonight, as an
organized rain band move into the area from the west. Heaviest
rainfall is then expected to occur during Friday and Friday night
as a weather front stalls over NW California. Precipitation will
taper off on Saturday as the weather front pushes east towards
Small stream flooding is possible by Friday afternoon. In
addition, mainstem rivers are expected to experience rapid rises
Friday and Friday night. Some rivers may reach monitor stage.
Stay tuned to the latest forecasts.