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More rain coming

Break from the rain Thursday ahead of another storm system bringing rain and wind to the region late Friday.

Thursday: Mostly sunny but a bit cool. Expect highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s.

Overnight: Increasing clouds through the overnight with lows by the morning in the 40s with a few 30s in southern Monterey County.

Friday: Increasing clouds with a few showers possible early in the day, especially in the coastal mountains. Moderate to heavy rainfall arriving late in the day, accompanied by gusty winds. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s.

Extended: Showers could linger into early Saturday, but expect some clearing in the afternoon. Temperatures remain a bit cool with upper 50s to low 60s and breezy conditions. Tranquil weather continues through early Sunday, but another, weaker system comes through late Sunday into Monday bringing light to moderate rainfall to the region and breezy conditions. A few showers through Monday, then dry weather is expected through midweek, though it will be a bit breezy on the coast.


The outlook from the Climate Prediction Center for March 30th-April 5th calls for the likelihood of above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

El Niño/La Niña STATUS: Neutral
Forecast: Weak El Niño is expected to develop by the summer.


This week's normal temperatures:

LOW: 46ºF  HIGH: 62ºF


LOW: 41ºF  HIGH: 68ºF

Updated by Meteorologist Steve Fundaro on Thursday at 4:16 a.m.