Weather Summary/Forecast for the San Francisco Bay Area


Date:          February 16, 200X

Time:          1130 PST


Summary:  Currently, the Bay Area is experiencing mostly cloudy skies.  Clouds will continue to increase and light rain will develop tonight as a weak storm moves ashore.  Another storm system moving into the Pacific Northwest tomorrow night should spread more clouds and a chance of light rain into the northern Bay Area.  In the longer term, the main storm track will continue to direct storms into Washington, Oregon and extreme Northern California through early next week.


Current Temperatures:


         SFSU                    56

         SFO                     54

         OAKLAND            53

         SAN JOSE             58

         SANTA ROSA        43

         CONCORD             48


36 Hour Forecast:


Today -       Increasing clouds with light rain developing in the                                     late afternoon.  Highs in the upper 50's and lower                                 60's.  Southeast   winds to 10 mph.


Tonight -     Light rain changing to showers after midnight.                                         Southeast winds to 10 mph shifting to westerly                                       overnight.  Lows in the upper 40's and lower 50's.


Tomorrow - Partly cloudy in the morning with increasing clouds                                  in the afternoon.  Highs in the upper 50's and lower                                 60's.  Winds becoming southerly 5 to 15 mph.


3 to 5 Day Outlook:


Mostly cloudy Friday night with a few light showers or sprinkles especially northern Bay Area.  Partly cloudy Saturday.  Becoming fair Sunday.  Partly cloudy Monday.  Mild with light and variable winds through the period.


Lead Forecaster:  Ted Schlaepfer;  Intern Forecaster:  Baran Khan