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Latitude: 39.18º NLongitude: 120.12º WElevation: 6219 Feet
Location: Placer County in CaliforniaBulletin Group: Eastern SierraRiver Group: Eastern Sierra
Issuance Time: Apr 13 2024 at 8:52 AM PDTNext Issuance: Apr 14 2024 at 9:00 AM PDT
Monitor Stage: N/A Flood Stage: N/A

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Official 7 Day National Weather Service Forecast   (CAZ072)
Today: Partly cloudy in the morning, then showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Snow level 7000 feet. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs 46 to 56. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon. Ridge gusts up to 65 mph.

Tonight: Snow showers likely in the evening, then slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows 20 to 30. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening. Ridge gusts up to 55 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs 38 to 48. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows 21 to 31. West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

Monday: Partly cloudy. Highs 50 to 60. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.

Monday Night: Clear. Lows 28 to 38.

Tuesday: Sunny. Highs 56 to 66.

Tuesday Night through Friday: Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 60 to 70.
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This river graphic is not intended to serve as a substitute for official flood watches, warnings, advisories, or statements issued by the NWS Reno Weather Forecast Office. Observations are preliminary and subject to change. River levels identified as "forecast" should be consistent with those contained in official NWS products. River levels identified as "guidance" have significant uncertainty due to future weather or reservoir regulation and are provided for planning purposes only.