Severe Weather Alerts - Chico, CA

  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Weather Statement in effect until 4:15 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...WIDESPREAD HEAT WITH INCREASED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS THROUGH
FRIDAY...

.IMPACTS...
* MODERATE RISK FOR HEAT-RELATED ILLNESSES FOR SENSITIVE
GROUPS, LOCALLY HIGH RISK FOR MOST GROUPS
* INCREASED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS FOR HIGHER TERRAIN

.FORECAST CONFIDENCE...
* HIGH FOR MULTIPLE DAYS OF TRIPLE DIGIT HEAT

.TIMING AND STRENGTH...
* WIDESPREAD VALLEY AND FOOTHILLS HIGHS OF 100 TO 110 DEGREES
THROUGH FRIDAY
* NEAR RECORD HEAT TODAY AND FRIDAY
* LOW HUMIDITY WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN

.WEATHER SUMMARY...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING HOT TEMPERATURES WITH VALLEY AND
FOOTHILLS HIGHS IN THE TRIPLE DIGITS THROUGH FRIDAY. THE NORTH END
OF THE SACRAMENTO VALLEY WILL HAVE TEMPERATURES AROUND 110
DEGREES. IT WILL REMAIN HOT ON SATURDAY, BUT TEMPERATURES WILL START
TO TREND DOWNWARD SLIGHTLY AND RETURN TO NEAR NORMAL BY SUNDAY.
HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BE LOW WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY FOR
HIGHER TERRAIN, BRINGING INCREASED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS.

Chico, CA Radar