AREA WX

Bidwell Ranch

Bucks Lake

Butte Meadows

Carpenter Ridge

Chico
De Sabla Reservoir

Humbug Rd.

Paradise
Stirling City


RADAR

Interactive Radar

National Loop

Nor-Cal Map

Radar Loop
Radar Still

WU Radar


SATELLITES

Visible Loop
Visible Still
IR Loop
IR Still
IR North Pacific

N. Hemishere

N. America IR Loop
WV/IR Loop
Water Vapor Still

 Fog 2km Still

Precipitable Water 1

Precipitable Water 2
West Coast Color Sm.

West Coast Color Lg.

NWS Satellite Page


MAPS

CNRFC

COLA

Current Analysis

Pacific Ocean Map

U.S. Map

West Coast Map


 MODELS
Today's Forecast

12hr Front Forecast

North Pacific

Outlook Maps

Day 3-7 ECMF

GFS 10-Day Loop

24 hr. Forecast Loop

72-hr. Forecast Loop


MISC.

Butte Co. Court

Camera Trap Codger

Climate Predictions

El Nino/La Nina

Farmer's Almanac

Local Gas Prices

Earthquake Map 1

Earthquake Map 2

Fort Ord Profiler

Friends of Butte Creek

Weather Glossary

Paradise Freecycle

PG&E Outage Map

High Lakes Info.

Megan's Law Site

Nor-Cal Fishing

NWS Forecast Tools

NWS Homepage

Oroville Lake Info.

Paradise PD Crimes

P.O.A. Homepage

Road Conditions

Weather Story

Weather Wall Map


FIRE INFO.

Burn Status

Calif. Fire Map

Cal-Fire Home Page

Fire Warning Map

GACC


NEWS

Chico ER

CN&R

KHSL TV

KPAY 1290

Orange Co. Register

Oroville Mercury R.

Paradise Post

Plumas Co.

Sacramento Bee

Tahoe Tribune


WEBCAMS

Antioch

Berkeley

Bidwell Ranch

Big Sur

Bishop

Bodega Bay

Burney

Butte Canyon

Butte Meadows

Caltrans Wecams

Cambria

Catalina Island 1

Catalina Island 2

Chico

Chico

Chico (South)

Coos Bay, OR

Corning

Elko

Farallon Islands

Grand Canyon N.P.

Grapevine, CA

Grass Valley

Hat Creek

Huntington Beach

June Lake Live

Kernville

L.A. Airport

Lake Almanor

Lassen Park (north)

Lassen Park (south)

Lick Observatory

Mammoth Live

Mono Lake

Moreno Valley

Mt. Diablo

Mt. Hood

Mt. Lassen

Mt. Shasta

Mt. St. Helens

Mt. Whitney

Mt. Wilson

Napa

Nevada City

Newport Beach

Owens Lake

Palm Springs Tram

Quincy SR-70/89

Point Reyes

Portola

Sacramento

San Francisco

San Francisco Live

Sausalito

San Jose

Sequoia Park

Tahoe Cams

Tahoe Snow Stake

Tahoe, Incline Village

Teton Mountains

Weed

Westwood

Yosemite


 

 

Established 11-28-04

 

Magaliaweather.com is located in Magalia, California USA at 2600' elevation

Magalia (Dogtown) history HERE

Town of Paradise home page HERE

Ridge Emergency Preparedness Plan HERE

Local Magalia info can be heard on 1460 kHz AM radio, Paradise on 1500kHz AM

Member of CWOP, PWS, and Weatherunderground.com

Email to: magaliaweather.com@comcast.net

Equipment: Davis Vantage Vue weather station ~ Weatherview 32 v.7 software

 


 

 

 

Quick Links

 

 

Weatherunderground Links:

Magaliaweather.com HERE

Magaliaweather.com2 HERE

 

DashboardWindSatellite ImagesRoad ConditionsMobile Device

NWS DiscussionButte Co. MapDigital ForecastGFS 15-Day ModelMesonet MapLive Scanner

Extended DataAlmanacLocal WebcamsHourly DataRain & SnowGraphsReal-Time

 

MORNING UPDATE

This report last updated

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 07:32 AM

 

Radar Map



A cool as the marine layer has increased and the onshore flow has strengthened. This morning we are enjoying temperatures in Magalia running about 6° cooler than 24 hours ago. The low temperature so far has been 59°. Dew point temperatures are running in the lower 50°s which is very comfortable. Winds overnight have been nearly nonexistent.

 

Today could get interesting as a strong shortwave of energy will lift into Northern California as it rotates around the base of a parent low pressure cell offshore. This shortwave is expected to interact with some subtropical moisture from Tropical Storm Guillermo which is currently east of Hawaii. This scenario could bring clouds and a chance of some showers or thunderstorms to Magalia later today. The current prognosis has a 10% chance of precipitation later this afternoon into late evening as the shortwave passes through the region and destabilizes the atmosphere. Those odds are predicted to decrease to a 5% chance later tonight into early Wednesday morning. Any deviation from the current expected trajectory of the shortwave could have an impact of Magalia's chances of precipitation. A secondary effect of this shortwave is a general cooling of the atmosphere and the increased onshore air flow through the Delta which should bring a cooler day compared to Monday. As the subtropical moisture spreads over our area, dew point temperatures may elevate somewhat and feel a bit more muggy.

 

Today's high temperature is predicted to reach 82° here in Magalia at 2400'. Historical normal for this time of year is 90° (at  De Sabla Res.). In contrast, yesterday's high reached 88°. The low tonight is predicted at 61°. Winds this afternoon are expected to generally be out of the south at 5-7 mph. Localized gusty winds are possible in any thunderstorm activity. Let's hope some of the thunderstorms drop rain on some of the many wildfires across the north state.

 

Wednesday and Thursday looks as though the shortwave will have passed through and precipitation odds should drop back to a 0% chance by sunrise Wednesday and continue at those odds through most of Thursday. A shortwave ridge of high pressure should build in behind today's weather system and bring slightly warmer temperatures both days. By late Thursday night, the low pressure cell offshore should push to the east and bring us another slight chance of precipitation. There's a 15% chance of showers or thundershowers late Thursday night into Friday as the low passes through the region. A slight cooling trend will likely accompany the low as it nears. Precipitation odds drop back to a 5% chance this weekend.

 

There are some discrepancies regarding next week's weather as a low pressure area out of the Gulf of Alaska drops south along the coast. For now, the forecast has a chance of showers over far northern Shasta County late Sunday afternoon and evening. The trajectory of the low is not set in stone at this time, so predicting next week's weather is not very confident at this time. Have a good Tuesday. Bob

 

 

 

Photo and Video Album

Best viewed after monitor calibration here

 


Images by Bea

 

 

 

                                 

                                  

 

                                  

 

                                                      Full page message board HERE

 


                                    

 

                                   

 

                                              

                                          

                                   

 

                               

                                                               Hits

tumblr
visitor